Dispose of Photographic Chemicals Right

Mixed black and white photography solutions can be diluted with water and flushed down a sanitary drain in your home. Do not dispose into a septic system. For more information about disposal of unmixed chemicals or color chemicals, contact the Eastman Kodak Environmental Hotline at (800) 242-2424.


INFORMATION FROM KODAK: Disposal Guidelines for Discontinued KODAK Photographic Processing Products. See the PDF.


Photo chemicals from a household can be disposed at a household hazardous waste collection.


Waste from Businesses or Commercial Properties

There are different rules for disposal of hazardous wastes from a business, including photographic chemicals. Businesses must contract with a licensed company for proper disposal or recycling. See the Business Locations list below for options.


Looking to recycle, donate or dispose of other items? Use the dark blue 'What Do I Do With?' search bar at the top of every page of this website. Allow location services or use the city drop-down to find opportunities in your local area.