Household hazardous waste
We accept waste paint. We operate a household hazardous waste drop-off depot in Whangārei at:
Re:sort Transfer Station
Our household hazardous waste drop is located at the end of the glass, can and paper recycling station.
We will accept the following:
- Used lubricating oils (maximum of 5 litres)
- Agricultural chemicals, garden sprays and powders
- Automotive batteries
- Animal remedies
- Pool chemicals
We do not accept:
- Radioactive wastes
- Explosives including ammunition
- Infectious substances
- Hazardous substances in broken or leaking containers
For further advice on the disposal options available for these substances listed above, please contact our 24/7 Environmental Hotline 0800 504 639 or contact us.