Do not dispose of unwanted fire extinguishers at home. Take this waste to your local recycling centre (RC).
Which RC container
Give the fire extinguisher to a member of staff at the centre.
Which RC accept this waste
All our recycling centres accept fire extinguishers.
Fire extinguishers must be decommissioned and disposed of safely.
Specialist contractors pick up fire extinguishers that have been brought to our centres and ensure they are correctly disposed of.