Dried out water-based paint can be placed in your general rubbish bin or taken to a Suffolk recycling centre.
If your tin of paint is partially full, please add sand, soil or cat litter and double bag it before putting it in the rubbish bin - this does not include solvent paints.
Hazardous business waste? Please head to our business waste pages.
Our household collection service for up to 70 containers of hazardous waste, starts at £47.62 per collection.
DIY products (e.g. varnishes, paint or paint stripper)
Flammable liquids (e.g. white spirit, paraffin, wood stainer)
Garden chemicals (pesticides, weed, insect killing sprays)
Household cleaning products
Motoring products (e.g. antifreeze, brake/clutch fluid, petrol or diesel)
We don't accept:
Clinical waste - please see our medical waste collections
Construction and demolition waste
Flammable film stock (cellulose acetate)
Fireworks or yacht flares
Helium or returnable gas cylinders
Water or dry powder fire extinguishers
Please note in order to carry out your collection, we'll need a detailed list of your items in advance and they must be boxed for your collection day.
Once we receive payment, we'll be in touch to set your collection date.
Our household bonded asbestos collection service for up to 50kg costs £79.27 per collection.
Please ensure before booking, that:
For large quantities of bonded asbestos, including sheds, garages and outhouses, please see a full list of licenced asbestos contractors.