Aluminium Cans Aluminium Can Group

Predominantly used as drink cans in Australia, aluminium cans can be recycled via most kerbside and drop off recycling centres. An aluminium can is 100% recyclable; there are no labels or covers to be removed.

If your workplace or business has large quantities of aluminium cans to recycle, visit BusinessRecycling.com.au to find suitable collection or pick up service options.

Council services for Aluminium Cans

  1. Australian Capital Territory - Kerbside Recycling Collection
  2. Drop off Facility - Belconnen Town Centre Regional Recycling Centre
  3. Drop off Facility - Phillip Regional Recycling Centre
  4. Drop off Facility - Tuggeranong Regional Recycling Centre
  5. Drop off Facility - Mugga Lane Resource Management Facility
  6. Drop off Facility - Bailliecourt Drop Off Facility
  7. Drop off Facility - The Mitchell Resouce Management Centre

Drop off locations for Aluminium - Cans

8 drop off businesses match on Aluminium - Cans within approx 60km of City ACT

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Business Name Address Suburb State Postcode Lon Lat Distance (Km) Approved Provider
Act Nowaste - Mugga Lane Resource Management Centre /business/7491 Mugga Lane Symonston, ACT, 2609 149.1374410 -35.3494080 Symonston ACT 2609 149.1374410 -35.3494080
Canberra Mitchell Resource Management Centre /business/13656 Flemington Rd Kenny, ACT, 2911 149.1453868 -35.2170510 Kenny ACT 2911 149.1453868 -35.2170510
Sims Metal Management /business/15122 47 Alderson Place Hume, ACT, 2609 149.1656569 -35.3299190 Hume ACT 2609 149.1656569 -35.3299190
Suez Environnement (SITA Australia) /business/15768 41 Alderson Place Hume, ACT, 2620 149.1599340 -35.4006210 Hume ACT 2620 149.1599340 -35.4006210
Act Nowaste - Mugga Lane Resource Management Centre /business/16303 Mugga Lane Symonston, ACT, 2609 149.1327820 -35.3746649 Symonston ACT 2609 149.1327820 -35.3746649
REMONDIS Australia Pty Ltd /business/16426 Mugga Lane Symonston, ACT, 2609 149.1364853 -35.3503494 Symonston ACT 2609 149.1364853 -35.3503494
Access Recycling /business/17260 15 Lithgow St Fyshwick, ACT, 2609 149.1672380 -35.3287490 Fyshwick ACT 2609 149.1672380 -35.3287490
Metal Mart /business/18301 53 Collie Street Fyshwick, ACT, 2609 149.1797430 -35.3291260 Fyshwick ACT 2609 149.1797430 -35.3291260
Act Nowaste - Mugga Lane Resource Management Centre /business/7491 Mugga Lane Symonston, ACT, 2609 149.1374410 -35.3494080 Symonston ACT 2609 149.1374410 -35.3494080

Pick up locations for Aluminium - Cans

20 pick up businesses match your query on Aluminium - Cans

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Business Name Details Picks up Fees Approved Provider
MRI (Aust) Pty Ltd Click Business Name for details Nationally May apply
Cleanaway - A Transpacific Business Please contact Cleanaway on 13 13 39 to enquire about p... ACT May apply
SRS Recycling Pty Ltd Pick up of bulk quantities only. Nationally ACT (Metro Area Only) May apply
Sims Metal Management Please call 1800 727 276 or 9774 8700 for more informat... ACT (Metro Area Only) May apply
Suez Environnement (SITA Australia) Click Business Name for details ACT (Metro Area Only) May apply
Access Recycling Click Business Name for details ACT May apply
Dennis Maddock Recycling Click Business Name for details ACT May apply
Ausscrap Click Business Name for details ACT (Metro Area Only) May apply
Seafront Scrapmetal & Machinery Pty Ltd Pick-up available for large quantities. Nationally Free
Sims Metal Management Please call 1800 727 276 or 9774 8700 for more informat... ACT (Metro Area Only) May apply
Sims Metal Management Please call 1800 727 276 or 9774 8700 for more informat... ACT (Metro Area Only) May apply
Sims Metal Management Please call 1800 727 276 or 9774 8700 for more informat... ACT (Metro Area Only) May apply
Sims Metal Management Please call 1800 727 276 or 9774 8700 for more informat... ACT (Metro Area Only) May apply
Sims Metal Management Please call 1800 727 276 or 9774 8700 for more informat... ACT (Metro Area Only) May apply
Sims Metal Management Please call 1800 727 276 or 9774 8700 for more informat... ACT (Metro Area Only) May apply
Capital Waste Skips Click Business Name for details ACT May apply
eCycleCorp Pty Ltd Bulk quantities Nationally May apply
Total Metal Recyclers Click Business Name for details Nationally May apply
REMONDIS Australia Pty Ltd REMONDIS collects recycling and waste streams in bins r... Nationally May apply
ACE RECYCLING GROUP Pickup can always be arrange from any where, please cal... ACT May apply

About Aluminium Can Recycling:

  • During recycling the cans are crushed, then melted in a furnace. The liquid aluminium is then placed in moulds for shaping new aluminium products.
  • In 2005, Australians recycled over two billion aluminium cans.

Source: The Aluminium Can Group

Importance of Recycling Aluminium:

  • Recycling just one aluminium can saves enough energy to power a TV set for three hours.
  • Recycling aluminium cans saves 95 per cent of the energy it would take to make new metal from bauxite ore.

Source: Alcoa

Further Information

To find out more about aluminium can recycling

See Planet Ark's Aluminium Can Factsheet

Or visit the following websites