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. Burnie City Council - Kerbside Recycling Collection
  2. Drop off Facility - Burnie Waste Management and Resource Recovery Centre

Drop off locations for Aluminium - Cans

3 drop off businesses match on Aluminium - Cans within approx 60km of Burnie TAS

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Business Name Address Suburb State Postcode Lon Lat Distance (Km) Approved Provider
Burnie City Council Waste Managment and Resource Recovery Centre /business/12498 289 Mooreville Road Burnie, TAS, 7321 145.8766430 -41.0817940 Burnie TAS 7321 145.8766430 -41.0817940
Spreyton Waste Transfer Station /business/15991 Bay Drive (off Mersey Road) Spreyton, TAS, 7310 146.3835831 -41.2356948 Spreyton TAS 7310 146.3835831 -41.2356948
SORT Recycling /business/17781 12 Devon Street South Burnie, TAS, 7310 145.9095470 -41.0644960 South Burnie TAS 7310 145.9095470 -41.0644960
Burnie City Council Waste Managment and Resource Recovery Centre /business/12498 289 Mooreville Road Burnie, TAS, 7321 145.8766430 -41.0817940 Burnie TAS 7321 145.8766430 -41.0817940

Pick up locations for Aluminium - Cans

10 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... Tas May apply
SRS Recycling Pty Ltd Pick up of bulk quantities only. Nationally Tas (Metro Area Only) May apply
Sims Metal Management - Bell Bay Commercial bin and pick up service available. Non-comme... Tas May apply
Sims Metal Management - Derwent Park Commercial bin and pick up service available. Non-c... Tas May apply
Seafront Scrapmetal & Machinery Pty Ltd Pick-up available for large quantities. Nationally Free
eCycleCorp Pty Ltd Bulk quantities Nationally May apply
GuardAway Click Business Name for details Tas (Metro Area Only) 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

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