Dried out water-based paint can be placed in your general rubbish (refuse) bin or taken to a Suffolk recycling centre.
If your tin of paint is partially full, please add sand, soil or cat litter, then double bag it before putting it in the rubbish bin - this does not include solvent paints.
Medical or clinical waste? If you require the collection of medical or clinical waste, including used dressings and needles, please see our medical waste collections.
Hazardous business waste? Information for businesses and other non-domestic organisations requiring hazardous waste collections can be found on the Suffolk Recycles website.
Our household collection service for up to 70 containers of hazardous waste, starts at £48.16 per collection.
We don't accept:
Please note: In order to carry out your collection, each item to be collected needs to be listed on the request form 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 £80.17 per collection.
Please ensure before booking, that:
Please note: For large quantities of bonded asbestos, including sheds, garages and outhouses, please see a full list of licenced asbestos contractors.