Recycling Near You - Hinchinbrook Shire Council


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Hinchinbrook Shire Council

Each link below will provide you with recycling information for the Hinchinbrook Shire Council area. Using any of these services can help reduce the amount of waste going to landfill and ensure you place the right thing in the right bin.


Electronic Items
May include computers, televisions and more.
Large Recyclable Items
May include white goods, scrap metals, concrete, bricks etc.
Containers and/or Packaging
Items may include paper and cardboard, aluminium and steel cans, glass bo ttles, plastic containers etc.
Hazardous Materials
Items may include gas bo ttles, paints, tyres, vehicle and appliance batteries, contaminated fuels etc.
Worm Farms and Compost Bins
Learn how to turn your food and scraps into great compost.
Empty/Chemical Drums
Details of how to correctly dispose your unwanted chemical drums.
Other Council Services
Learn other ways to help reduce your waste to landfill.

Events & Notices

Recycling Information

Recyclable materials (below) are accepted FREE OF CHARGE from domestic clients. Please separate the recyclables in the following categories: - greenwaste (no contamination please!) - steel and metals including car bodies - vehicle batteries - household batteries - waste mineral oil - oil filters - gas bottles (empty bottles only) - cans and bottles - agricultural chemical containers (DrumMuster)(must be triple rinsed) - mobile phones - EPIRB's - cleanfill

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Hinchinbrook Shire Council

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