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Detox your home council resources

A collection of toxic gardening products

Guidelines for councils and site operators

The purpose of the following guidelines is to facilitate safe and effective delivery of the program by assisting organisations hosting the collection services to understand their responsibilities in:

  • meeting regulatory requirements
  • meeting the responsibilities set out in the MoU with SV
  • undertaking effective communications and promotions.

Guides and resources

Detox your Home logo over a photo of discarded plastic bottles

Detox your home brochure

Detox your Home is a chemical collection service to help households dispose of toxic waste safely.

Detox your Home logo over a photo of discarded plastic bottles

Permanent drop-off site web content

Detox your Home web content for use by permanent drop-off sites.

Logo for Sustainability Victoria with the word, guide

Household waste products handling guide

Guidelines for the safe handling of household waste products at permanent drop-off sites.

Cover - Sign production guide Permanent drop off sites

Sign production guide - Permanent drop-off sites

Sustainability Victoria has produced three signs to help councils communicate what products can be disposed of at permanent drop-off sites.

Graphic sign depicting a paint tin

Permanent drop-off site poster - 600x900mm

A set of three posters for use at permanent drop-off sites, promoting the safe disposal of batteries, paint and fluorescent globes: 600x900mm

Graphic sign depicting a fluorescent globe

Permanent drop-off site poster - 700x1000mm

A set of three posters for use at permanent drop-off sites, promoting the safe disposal of batteries, paint and fluorescent globes: 700x1000mm

Graphic sign depicting two batteries

Permanent drop-off site poster - 700x1200mm

A set of three posters for use at permanent drop-off sites, promoting the safe disposal of batteries, paint and fluorescent globes: 700x1200mm

Graphic sign depicting a paint tin

Permanent drop-off site poster - 800x700mm

A set of three posters for use at permanent drop-off sites, promoting the safe disposal of batteries, paint and fluorescent globes: 800x700mm

Logo for Sustainability Victoria with the words, detox your home

Detox resources - Metro councils

Templates and resources to help councils raise awareness and increase the reach of the Detox Your Home service.

Logo for Sustainability Victoria with the words, detox your home

Detox resources - Permanent drop-off sites

Promotional resources for use at permanent drop-off sites.

Logo for Sustainability Victoria with the words, detox your home

Detox resources - Regional councils

Templates and resources to help regional councils raise awareness and increase the reach of the Detox Your Home service.

Logo for Sustainability Victoria with the words, detox your home

Detox resources - Social media images

Images for use in social media campaigns.