Battery and Chemical Disposal

It's important to dispose of batteries and chemicals in the correct manner in order to avoid environmental harm. See below for disposal locations.

Battery Disposal

Car Batteries

Car batteries can be disposed of for free at Bargo Waste Management Centre.

For further details go to our Bargo Waste Management Centre page.

 

Household Batteries

At Council

Any brand AA, AAA, C, D and 9V batteries (both rechargeable and non-rechargeable) are accepted at Council's Administration Building, simply drop your used batteries (removing any packaging) into the dedicated bins and you're done!

Drop off locations:
• Camden Council Office - 70 Central Avenue, Oran Park
• Camden Library - 40 John Street, Camden
• Narellan Library - Cnr Queen and Elyard Streets, Narellan
• Macarthur Centre for Sustainable Living - 1 Mount Annan Drive, Mount Annan
• Campbelltown City Council Civic Centre - Cnr Queen and Broughton Streets, Campbelltown
• Wollondilly Shire Council Civic Centre - 62-64 Menangle Street, Picton

For more information download the brochure on 'What Goes in the White Bin'

At ALDI

ALDI offers battery recycling for household batteries (AAA, AA, C, D and 9V). Battery recycling bins are located in every ALDI store.

For more information visit the ALDI website.

 

All Batteries

You can dispose of household and car batteries at the Free EPA Household Chemical Cleanout. For cleanout dates see Chemical Disposal below.

 

Chemical Disposal

 

Free Chemical Cleanout Dates

Location

Date

Time

Liverpool

Liverpool City Council Operations Centre

99 Rose Street, Liverpool

Sunday, 5 April 2020 9:00am to 3:30pm 

Illawarra

Fred Finch Park Sporting Complex Car Park- off Bedford Street, Berkeley

Sunday, 24 May 2020 9:00am to 3:30pm

Wollondilly

Wollondilly Shire Council Administration Building Car Park- Colden Street, Picton

CANCELLED - Rescheduled date TBA  

Wingecarribee

Wingecarribee Works Depot, Berrima Road (enter via Parkes Road), Mossvale

Saturday, 21 March 2020 9:00am to 3:30pm

Chemical cleanout location wollondilly

 

If the scheduled collection date does not suit, please visit the EPA NSW website or call the EPA Environment Line on 131 555 for another scheduled service location in NSW. Only household quantities are accepted, up to a maximum of 20 litres or 20 kilograms container size. Please transport your materials carefully & remain in your vehicle at the collection site.

 

Accepted Items:

The following materials can be dropped off:

Solvents Gas Bottles  Hobby Chemicals 
Pesticides/ Herbicides Fire Extinguishers Smoke Detectors
Motor Oils, Fuels and Fluids Oils Solvents and Household Cleaners
Batteries (Household and Car) Pool Chemicals Ammonia Based Cleaners
Poisons Acids and Alkalis Flourescent Globes and Tubes