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How to safely dispose of cleaning chemicals

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Cleaning chemicals

Safely dispose any household cleaning products marked with a hazard symbol, for free at a household hazardous waste drop-off site:

Hazardous cleaning supplies include:

  • Bleach
  • Oven cleaner
  • Glass cleaner
  • Ammonia
  • Spot removers
  • Disinfectants
  • Any container with a hazard symbol on it (flammable, poisonous, etc.)

Special instructions

  • Use a sealed, spill-proof container and make sure it is clearly labelled.
  • You can bring up to 20 litres of household chemicals per week.
  • Never flush chemicals down your toilet, sink or drain as they harm the environment and/or the pipes in your home.

Locations and hours are listed below:

Title: What Goes Where?
Author: City of Calgary
Description: Residential recycling and disposal search tool