HHW Annual Report 2018 - 2019

The Household Hazardous Waste Program is administered by the WA Local Government Association on behalf of the Authority.

Each year a report is produced to outline the quantities and types of hazardous waste collected.

In the 2018/19 financial year a total of 518,585kg of Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) was collected through the Program from thirteen Permanent facilities and five Temporary Collection Days (TCDs).

The total Program expenditure for 2018/19 was $1,734,332; this represents an expenditure of 96.4% of the Program budget.

General Program expenditure was:

  • 74% was for the collection, transport, testing and disposal/recycling of material from HHW Permanent facilities
    • 59% Metropolitan facilities
    • 15% Non-Metropolitan facilities
  • 16% was for running, promoting and recycling/disposal of HHW collected from five Temporary Collection Days
  • 8% was for WALGA administration
  • 1% was for HHW Program promotional activities
  • 1% was for Permanent facility staff training.

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Created Date:
Tue 12 November 2019

Last Edit Date:
Fri 6 December 2019