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

Kerbside

Kerbside Recycling Services in the Knox City Council area

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

Residential is fortnightly, participating Businesses are weekly Service

Blue Lid commingled 240L recycling bin

Residential is fortnightly, participating Businesses are weekly

All Residential Properties & Businesses that utilise Council's Commercial Waste Service


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

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

Syringes/Needles

Other Materials Not Accepted
  • Motor Oil Containers
  • Waxed Cardboard
  • Hazardous or Chemical Waste
  • Paper/cardboard with food remains
  • Plastic pallet wrapping
  • Items in plastic bags

  • Recycling Tips

    Please refer to the waste calendar issued each year by November for details on what can be placed in the recycle bin.

    Replacement Recycling Container

    If you need a replacement kerbside recycling container, please contact Knox Council Customer Service Department on 03 9298 8000.