Recycling Near You - Kerbside Recycling Services in the Cowra Shire Council area

Kerbside

Kerbside Recycling Services in the Cowra Shire Council area

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

Weekly Service

Commingled recycling container

Weekly

Houses


Accepted Materials

Glass Bottles and Jars

Aluminium Cans

Newspapers

Magazines

Office Paper

Envelopes Without a Window

Envelopes With a Window

Phone Books

Pizza Boxes (clean)

Egg Cartons

Cardboard

Steel Food Cans

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 PP Bottles marked with # 5

Materials Not Accepted

Plastic Bags

Bubble Wrap

Polystyrene Foam

Ceramics, Pyrex glass, Ovenware

Cups, plates, wine and drinking glasses

Mirrors

Light bulbs

Nappies

Other Materials Not Accepted
  • General Household Rubbish
  • Waxed Cardboard
  • Windows
  • Yoghurt, Margarine and Takeaway Containers

  • Recycling Tips

    Seperate recycling into correct bin's provided at drop off areas. Set up a compost heap in your backyard. Garden prunings, lawn clippings, fruit and vegetable scraps and teabags are all suitable for mulching or composting and provide great fertiliser for your garden. Recirculate books and magazines to schools, hospitals, charity fetes or second hand shops. Buy products with less packaging or that come in a reusable container. Take your own basket or bag with you when you shop.

    Replacement Recycling Container

    If you need a replacement kerbside recycling container, please contact Cowra Shire Council on 02 6340 2140.

    Kerbside Recycling Service

    Recycling bin with a yellow lid

    Fortnightly

    All Residential Properties


    Accepted Materials

    Materials Not Accepted

    Plastic Bags

    Bubble Wrap

    Polystyrene Foam

    Ceramics, Pyrex glass, Ovenware

    Cups, plates, wine and drinking glasses

    Mirrors

    Light bulbs

    Nappies

    Other Materials Not Accepted
  • General Household Rubbish
  • Waxed Cardboard
  • Windows
  • Yoghurt, Margarine and Takeaway Containers

  • Recycling Tips

    Seperate recycling into correct bin's provided at drop off areas. Set up a compost heap in your backyard. Garden prunings, lawn clippings, fruit and vegetable scraps and teabags are all suitable for mulching or composting and provide great fertiliser for your garden. Recirculate books and magazines to schools, hospitals, charity fetes or second hand shops. Buy products with less packaging or that come in a reusable container. Take your own basket or bag with you when you shop.

    Replacement Recycling Container

    If you need a replacement kerbside recycling container, please contact Cowra Shire Council on 02 6340 2140.