Planet Ark Recycling Near You - Kerbside Recycling Services in the City of Mitcham Council area

Kerbside

Kerbside Recycling Services in the City of Mitcham Council area

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

Kerbside Service

Co-mingled recycling|240L|Yellow

Fortnightly

Houses and Units

Additional Info

Plastic Crockery (Clean) is accepted only if they are placed in a plastic bottle along with plastic lids.


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
Other Items
  • Plastic storage containers (ie Tupperware)
  • Plastic plant pots
  • Biscuit trays
  • Plastic crockery (clean)
  • Medicine and vitamin bottles (empty)
  • Hard rigid plastics

  • Recycling Tips

    Please do not bundle newspaper and cardboard. Remove all lids from jars, bottles and plastic containers before putting them into the recycling bin. Lids can be collected in a plastic milk bottle and placed in the recycling bin once full. Place all recyclables loose into the bin.

    Replacement Recycling Container

    If you need a replacement kerbside recycling container, please contact Customer Services Department on 08 8372 8888.

    Kerbside Service

    General Waste|140L|Blue

    Weekly

    All occupied residential properties, Avaliable to commercial properties but only a limited capacity

    Additional Info

    Also Accepted

    Food wrappers (however many are accepted through the Redcycle Soft Plastics Recycling Program)

    Plastic bags (however many are accepted through the Redcycle Soft Plastics Recycling Program)

    Clothes, textiles and rags that are no longer suitable for donating or repurposing


    Accepted Materials
    Other Items
  • Broken Crockery, Pyrex, Glass (wrapped)
  • Kitty Litter
  • Polystyrene(e.g. meat trays, foam cups, packaging)
  • Wine Bladders
  • Ropes, Hoses, Irrigation Pipes
  • Nappies

  • Recycling Tips

    Please do not bundle newspaper and cardboard. Remove all lids from jars, bottles and plastic containers before putting them into the recycling bin. Lids can be collected in a plastic milk bottle and placed in the recycling bin once full. Place all recyclables loose into the bin.

    Replacement Recycling Container

    If you need a replacement kerbside recycling container, please contact Customer Services Department on 08 8372 8888.

    Kerbside Service

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

    Fortnightly

    All occupied residential properties, Available to commercial properties but only a limited capacity

    Additional Info

    Householders and Business Operators need to supply their own 240L green body/lid bin in order to use the Green Organics collection service.


    Accepted Materials

    Grass Clippings

    Small Branches

    Twigs

    Garden Prunings

    Weeds

    Flowers

    Other Items
  • Fruit and Vegetable Scraps
  • Seafood, Meat and Bones (Cooked and Raw)
  • Tea Bags and Coffee Grounds
  • Egg and Oyster Shells
  • Dairy Products
  • Compostable Food Packaging
  • Pizza Boxes
  • Paper Towels and Tissues
  • Shredded paper
  • Pet Waste
  • Saw Dust
  • Hair and Nail Clippings

  • Recycling Tips

    Please do not bundle newspaper and cardboard. Remove all lids from jars, bottles and plastic containers before putting them into the recycling bin. Lids can be collected in a plastic milk bottle and placed in the recycling bin once full. Place all recyclables loose into the bin.

    Replacement Recycling Container

    If you need a replacement kerbside recycling container, please contact Customer Services Department on 08 8372 8888.