Each link below will provide you with recycling information for the District Council of Kimba
Using any of these services can help reduce the amount of waste going to landfill and
you place the right thing in the right bin.
Listed below are the options available to residents for waste disposal:
Kimba bottle yard
Any plastics with the numbers 1, 2 or 3 inside the small triangle on the bottom of the item can now be returned for recycling. Some examples are:
No. 1 plastics include fruit juice bottles, plastic salad dressing containers and clear dishwashing liquid containers.
No. 2 plastics include white and coloured plastics such as Jiff and Domestos containers, shampoo and medicine bottles.
No. 3 plastics include cordial and vinegar containers.
Plastic milk bottles
2 Litre & 3 Litre bottles can be returned for recycling but they are non deposit.
Drink Cans & bottles
Any returnable drink cans & bottles with the 5 cent refund marked.
This also includes many other similar drink containers with the 5 cent refund marked.
Some fruit juice cans have a 5 cent deposit and are returnable.
Any clean glass bottles and jars can returned for crushing. White, brown, green and blue glass will all be accepted. Window glass can not be accepted due to contamination to other glass.
All jars, bottles and plastic containers must have their lids removed
Paper (non-glossy) and cardboard
Council will have a separate collection day beginning on 1st November.
Toner and Printer Cartridges
Used toner and printer cartridges can be returned to the post office to be recycled by planet ark.
Mobile phones and chargers
The Council office has a collection box for the recycling of old mobile phones and chargers, which is also a planet ark initiative.
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