Hazardous waste

Before disposing of hazardous waste it is important be educate yourself on the safest way to do so without causing harm to yourself or the environment.

Man in protective suit handling asbestos fence sheet
Correct disposal of asbestos is crucial to the safety of our staff and community. Domestic disposal of asbestos up to 250kg per customer per day is accepted at the Greater Toowoomba Waste Management Facility, Goombungee, Jondaryan, Yarraman, Millmerran and Pittsworth waste facilities. Fees apply to the domestic disposal of asbestos. These fees can be viewed in our fees and charges interactive application. Remember when disposing of asbestos: double wrap it in 200 micron plastic s ...
Paint bucket
At many of our waste management facilities, Council offers recycling opportunities to domestic customers for paint, household chemicals and motor oil. For details on what waste can be taken to your local waste facility click here. Council is unable to take hazardous chemicals, paints and oils from commercial customers. Commercial customers are encouraged to seek an alternative recycling option for your waste. Check the internet or white pages for companies that may ...
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