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

Kerbside

Kerbside Recycling Services in the Douglas Shire Council area

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

Kerbside Recycling Service

Recycling bin

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)

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

Materials Not Accepted

Plastic Bags

Bubble Wrap

Polystyrene Foam

Ceramics, Pyrex glass, Ovenware

Cups, plates, wine and drinking glasses

Mirrors

Light bulbs

Garden organic waste

Nappies

Food scraps

Batteries


Recycling Tips

Clean & empty recyclables only. Remove - lids Rinse - clean Squash - flat

Replacement Recycling Container

If you need a replacement kerbside recycling container, please contact Douglas Shire Council on 07 4099 9444.