Planet Ark Recycling Near You - Kerbside Recycling Services in the Cassowary Coast Regional Council area

Kerbside

Kerbside Recycling Services in the Cassowary Coast Regional Council area

Below are the kerbside recycling services provided by your local Council.

Kerbside Service

General Waste|140L|Red

Weekly

All Residential Properties


Accepted Materials

Grass Clippings

Small Branches

Twigs

Garden Prunings

Weeds

Flowers

Fruit Scraps

Vegetable Scraps

All Food Scraps (including meat)

Other Items
  • Examples of Wet Waste:
  • Food scraps
  • Aerosol cans
  • Unrinsed steel cans
  • Dirty plastic bags
  • Unrinsed food and drink containers
  • Disposable nappies (napkins, tissues, cotton wool, etc.)
  • Other wet waste materials (putrescibles)
  • Small quantities of garden waste (please try composting instead)

  • Recycling Tips

    Separate your wet - dry waste into the correct bins. Place wet waste such as garden waste in your 140L red-lidded bin. Place dry waste such as clean containers, glass and paper in your 240L green-lidded bin. Call Council if any queries.

    Kerbside Service

    Other service|240L|Dark Green

    Fortnightly

    All Residential Properties


    Accepted Materials

    Glass Bottles and Jars

    Aluminium Cans

    Aluminium Foil

    Newspapers

    Magazines

    Office Paper

    Envelopes Without a Window

    Envelopes With a Window

    Phone Books

    Pizza Boxes (clean)

    Egg Cartons

    Cardboard

    Steel Food Cans

    Steel Paint Cans (empty)

    Steel Aerosol Cans (empty)

    Aluminium Aerosol Cans (empty)

    Milk cartons (fresh, no foil lining)

    Milk cartons (long-life, with foil lining)

    Juice cartons (fresh, no foil lining)

    Juice cartons (long-life, with foil lining)

    Plastics marked with


    PET Bottles marked with # 1 HDPE Bottles marked with # 2 PVC Containers marked with # 3 LDPE Containers marked with # 4 PP Bottles marked with # 5 PS Plastic Containers marked with # 6 Other Plastic Containers marked with # 7
    Other Items
  • Examples of dry waste:
  • Clean plastic bags, cans, bottles, jars, food and drink containers
  • Paper and cardboard
  • Plastic
  • Wood and cork
  • Glass (all types)
  • Small metal items
  • Fabric (clothing, shoes etc)
  • Clean packaging material

  • Recycling Tips

    Separate your wet - dry waste into the correct bins. Place wet waste such as garden waste in your 140L red-lidded bin. Place dry waste such as clean containers, glass and paper in your 240L green-lidded bin. Call Council if any queries.