Getting rid of hazardous and e-waste

Disposing of hazardous waste and e-waste

Read the full list of hazardous waste.

Hazardous waste is any waste that poses a serious risk to the public or the environment, due to its reactivity, flammability, corrosiveness or toxicity. All hazardous waste must be disposed of at an appropriate facility. 

Find out why it is so important to dispose of them correctly due to them being considered hazardous to health and the environment. E-waste includes any electronic items.

If you have hazardous waste that needs disposing of, you can take it to the Red Hill Waste Management Facility. Find the list of hazardous items accepted at Red Hill Waste Management facility.  

Other locations

You may also be able to dispose of some hazardous materials at:

  • Recycling Centre Balcatta, Balcatta, (08) 9345 8555
  • Tamala Park Waste Disposal Facility, Mindarie, (08) 9306 6303
  • Railway Road Transfer Station, Toodyay, (08) 9574 2258

For a full list of locations and more information visit: WasteNet - WALGA

Disposing of e-waste

E-waste, including computers, televisions, peripherals and accessories can be taken to Bullsbrook Recycling Centre or Red Hill Waste Management Facility. View a full list of what is accepted

E-waste is also accepted at the City's regular Recyclable Goods Drop Off Days.