Recycling Near You - Kerbside Recycling Services in the Ipswich City Council area

Kerbside

Kerbside Recycling Services in the Ipswich City Council area

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

Fortnightly Service

Recycling bin with a yellow lid

Fortnightly

Most residential properties within the City of Ipswich


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)

Juice cartons (fresh, no foil lining)

All plastic bottles and containers


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

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

Pot plant buckets/containers

Nappies

Food scraps

Batteries

Syringes/Needles

Other Materials Not Accepted
  • Window Glass

  • Recycling Tips

    Please place recyclables loosely in the recycling bin, NOT in plastic bags. Remove lids from bottles and plastic containers and place them separately in the recycling bin. Rinse out food containers (at the end of the washing up to help save water)!

    Replacement Recycling Container

    If you need a replacement kerbside recycling container, please contact Ipswich City Council on 07 3810 6666.