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

Kerbside

Kerbside Recycling Services in the Wollongong City Council area

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

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 LDPE Containers marked with # 4 PP Bottles marked with # 5 PS Plastic Containers marked with # 6

Recycling Tips

Many items that could be recycled or reused continue to be sent to landfill. In fact, in the Wollongong Council area, 16% of items placed in the garbage are actually recyclable. If you are unsure whether an item can be recycled check Council's website at http://www.wollongongwaste.com.au/.

Replacement Recycling Container

If you need a replacement kerbside recycling container, please contact REMONDIS Harbour Cities Team on 1300 362 360.

Kerbside Service

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

Weekly

All Residential Properties


Accepted Materials

Grass Clippings

Small Branches

Twigs

Garden Prunings

Weeds

Leaves

Untreated Timber

Other Items
  • Compostable liners
  • Shredded paper
  • Flowers and herbs
  • Fruit & vegetable scraps
  • Meat & bones (raw or cooked)
  • Tea bags & coffee grounds
  • Egg shells, eggs & dairy products
  • Seafood (shells, bones)
  • Food soiled paper towel
  • Pizza boxes
  • Take away food
  • Bread, cakes, pasta & rice
  • Spoiled food (removed from packaging)
  • Paper bags

  • Recycling Tips

    Many items that could be recycled or reused continue to be sent to landfill. In fact, in the Wollongong Council area, 16% of items placed in the garbage are actually recyclable. If you are unsure whether an item can be recycled check Council's website at http://www.wollongongwaste.com.au/.

    Replacement Recycling Container

    If you need a replacement kerbside recycling container, please contact REMONDIS Harbour Cities Team on 1300 362 360.

    Kerbside Service

    General Waste|120L|Red

    Weekly

    All Residential Properties


    Accepted Materials

    Plastics marked with


    Other Plastic Containers marked with # 7
    Other Items
  • Plastic Bags
  • Polystyrene Foam
  • Disposable Nappies
  • Personal Hygiene Products
  • Broken Ceramics
  • Pyrex
  • Drinking Glasses
  • Pet Waste
  • Clothing, Shoes & Linen unfit for charity
  • General Waste that cannot be recycled

  • Recycling Tips

    Many items that could be recycled or reused continue to be sent to landfill. In fact, in the Wollongong Council area, 16% of items placed in the garbage are actually recyclable. If you are unsure whether an item can be recycled check Council's website at http://www.wollongongwaste.com.au/.

    Replacement Recycling Container

    If you need a replacement kerbside recycling container, please contact REMONDIS Harbour Cities Team on 1300 362 360.