It’s time to do something about those old car batteries, tins of paint, gas bottles and garden chemicals, clogging up your garden shed. You can drop them off for free at the following locations ..

Camden Council works depot, 5 Millwood Avenue, Narellan ,Sunday 2 February: Between 9am and 3.30pm

Liverpool City Council Operations Council, 99 Rose Street, Liverpool.Sunday 5 April.

Campbelltown Council Suez Campbelltown service centre, 59 Junction Road, Leumeach. Sat & Sun 18 and 19 April.

Never mix chemicals as they may produce dangerous reactions and wherever possible keep all chemicals in their original containers. Wrap old or damaged containers in newspaper. Place in a sturdy plastic bag and then in a plastic container or tray.

For more information call the Environment Line 131 555 or visit http://www.cleanout.com.au