Planet Ark Recycling Near You - Kerbside Recycling Services in the Kangaroo Island Council area

Kerbside

Kerbside Recycling Services in the Kangaroo Island Council area

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

Kerbside Service

General Waste|140L|Red

Fortnightly

All Residential Properties


Accepted Materials
Other Items
  • soft plastic – plastic bags, film or wrap which easily scrunches up in your hand
  • chip, muesli bar and most chocolate or lolly wrappers
  • nappies and incontinence products
  • old clothes, shoes, linen and rags
  • broken crockery , drinking glasses, treated glass lids and cookware
  • polystyrene foam meat trays or packaging
  • tablet blister packs
  • tissues and paper towels
  • hose and irrigation pipe
  • plastic bagged pet waste

  • Recycling Tips

    Please segregate your waste prior to entering facilities. Keep segregated waste free from contaminants - this will attrack lower fees.

    Replacement Recycling Container

    If you need a replacement kerbside recycling container, please contact Customer Service on 08 8553 4500.

    Kerbside Service

    Co-mingled recycling|240L|Yellow

    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 PP Bottles marked with # 5

    Recycling Tips

    Please segregate your waste prior to entering facilities. Keep segregated waste free from contaminants - this will attrack lower fees.

    Replacement Recycling Container

    If you need a replacement kerbside recycling container, please contact Customer Service on 08 8553 4500.

    Kerbside Service

    Food Organics & Garden Organics (FOGO)|240L|Dark Green

    Fortnightly

    All Residential Properties

    Additional Info

    All Food Organics and Green Organics (FOGO) materials is now processed on Island at the KIRRC in the new in-vessel composting system.


    Accepted Materials

    Grass Clippings

    Small Branches

    Twigs

    Garden Prunings

    Weeds

    Flowers

    Fruit Scraps

    Vegetable Scraps

    All Food Scraps (including meat)

    Untreated Timber

    Small Timber Offcuts

    Other Items
  • meat and bones
  • poultry and seafood
  • baked goods – bread, cakes and pastries
  • tea bags and coffee grounds
  • eggshells, pasta, rice
  • dairy products
  • uneaten takeaway food or salad
  • soiled pizza boxes or paper
  • shredded paper in small quantities
  • pet waste in compostable bags, loose or wrapped in paper

  • Recycling Tips

    Please segregate your waste prior to entering facilities. Keep segregated waste free from contaminants - this will attrack lower fees.

    Replacement Recycling Container

    If you need a replacement kerbside recycling container, please contact Customer Service on 08 8553 4500.