Hazardous waste disposal
How to dispose of hazardous waste such as asbestos, chemicals, IT hardware, oils and paints.
- Dead animals
Report a dead animal online if it's found on the highway in Dorset. Advice on dead animals on beaches and pets.
Advice about how to safely dispose of asbestos and storage heaters containing asbestos in Dorset.
Chemical waste will often require highly specialised recovery, recycling and disposal.
- Lighting and computer equipment
How to dispose of light bulbs and fluorescent tubes and IT hardware including computers and printers
- Paints and oils
How to dispose of paint, car oil and cooking oil in Dorset.
- Scrap vehicles
How to dispose of unwanted cars and other scrap vehicles in Dorset.
- Septic tanks and cesspools
Advice about drainage systems such as cesspools or septic tanks in Dorset.
Advice about what to do about used and discarded needles, syringes and other medical sharps and drug-related items.
- Storage heaters
Some storage heaters contain asbestos, whilst others do not.