Recycling Near You - Recycling Polystyrene in the Wollondilly Shire Council area
Polystyrene Recycling Hotline

Expanded Polystyrene (EPS) generally cannot be collected in your council recycling service. Generally only larger industrial quantities are recycled in Australia.

Expanded Polystyrene (EPS) is a lightweight, rigid cellular plastic that is used widely as a packaging medium. Its shock absorbing characteristics lend it to uses as storage and transport of fragile and expensive items such as electronic equipment, chemicals and wines.

Drop Off facilities for Polystyrene

Expanded Polystyrene Australia is the national EPS Industry Group. They are the drivers behind collection facilities in the capital city of each mainland state. These facilities are capable of accepting all types of EPS from both packaging and building applications. To find out where the collection facility is in your state, visit the Expanded Polystyrene Australia website.

Drop off locations for Polystyrene Foam

7 drop off businesses match on Polystyrene Foam within approx 60km of Picton NSW

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Business Name Address Suburb State Postcode Lon Lat Distance (Km) Approved Provider
EPS - Expanded Polymer Solutions /business/12779 23 Ashford Avenue Milperra, NSW, 2214 150.99061570038612 -33.93183783072973 Milperra NSW 2214 150.99061570038612 -33.93183783072973
M.A.G Recycling Services Pty Ltd /business/15049 5-7 Nicholas Street Lidcombe, NSW, 2141 151.05501651763916 -33.858477789535186 Lidcombe NSW 2141 151.05501651763916 -33.858477789535186
IS Recycling Pty Ltd /business/15059 14 Rowood Road Prospect, NSW, 2148 150.8354580 -34.0353950 Prospect NSW 2148 150.8354580 -34.0353950
Young Adults Disabled Association Inc (YADA) /business/16291 10 Anderson Ave Liverpool, NSW, 2170 150.9119450 -33.9226450 Liverpool NSW 2170 150.9119450 -33.9226450
Soho Express /business/17833 Unit 6 1545 Botany Road Botany, NSW, 2019 151.2020090 -33.9121220 Botany NSW 2019 151.2020090 -33.9121220
Pod Slab Sales /business/17896 21 Dampier Place Prestons, NSW, 2170 150.8800290 -33.9302190 Prestons NSW 2170 150.8800290 -33.9302190
A.G.M RECYCLING ENVIRNMENTAL PTY LTD /business/23106 Botany, NSW, 151.1993400 -33.9451300 Botany NSW 151.1993400 -33.9451300
EPS - Expanded Polymer Solutions /business/12779 23 Ashford Avenue Milperra, NSW, 2214 150.99061570038612 -33.93183783072973 Milperra NSW 2214 150.99061570038612 -33.93183783072973

Pick up locations for Polystyrene Foam

15 pick up businesses match your query on Polystyrene Foam

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Business Name Details Picks up Fees Approved Provider
EPS - Expanded Polymer Solutions We will accept commercial quantities of clean expanded ... NSW (Metro Area Only) May apply
IS Recycling Pty Ltd Click Business Name for details NSW May apply
Tip Fast Pickup service available clients customers and general ... NSW May apply
A.G.M RECYCLING ENVIRNMENTAL PTY LTD Click Business Name for details NSW May apply
C&D Scrap Pick up must be pre booked. NSW May apply
M.A.G Recycling Services Pty Ltd Click Business Name for details NSW May apply
Young Adults Disabled Association Inc (YADA) We collect cardboard, plastic and metal amounts of any ... NSW (Metro Area Only) Free
REMONDIS Australia Pty Ltd REMONDIS collects recycling and waste streams in bins r... Nationally May apply
REMONDIS Australia Pty Ltd Click Business Name for details NSW May apply
REMONDIS Australia Pty Ltd Click Business Name for details NSW May apply
Mid Coast Rubbish Removal We operate from Port Macquarie and service the whole mi... NSW (Metro Area Only) May apply
1800-Got-Junk? Contact 1800-Got-Junk (1800 468 586) for collection. NSW (Metro Area Only) May apply
All Trash Oz Pty Ltd We pick-up all recyclable material over 1 cubic metre. NSW May apply
The Sydney Rubbish Truck We pick up any quantity of residential and commercial w... NSW (Metro Area Only) May apply
Port Stephens Rubbish Removal Service collection of any quantity within 100 kilometre radius ... NSW May apply

About Polystyrene/Foam

  • EPS is comprised of 98% air.
  • EPS is derived from a non-renewable resource - oil.
  • Polystyrene is a type of plastic.

Confusion with polystyrene

  • PS Plastic Containers marked with 6Some polystyrene materials such as foam cups, trays or foam packaging are marked with this symbol.
  • This symbol is part of the Plastic Identification Code.
  • This code identifies the type of plastic the product is - not if it can be recycled.
  • People often confuse the 'plastic identification code' for the general recycling symbol (mobius loop), which involves three chasing arrows.