Recycling Near You - Kerbside Recycling Services in the District Council Loxton Waikerie area

Organic

Kerbside garden and/or food services in the District Council Loxton Waikerie area

Below is a list of Kerbside garden and/or food services provided by your council

Kerbside Organic Service

240L Bin with the Green Lid

Fortnightly

Residents receiving a 3 bin collection


Accepted Materials

Grass Clippings

Small Branches

Twigs

Garden Prunings

Weeds

Leaves

Flowers

Fruit Scraps

Vegetable Scraps

All Food Scraps (including meat)

Additional Materials
  • Note for Food scraps:
  • Residents will be provided with a Mastec KO (Kitchen Organics) Bin and a roll of 150 compostable bags. Once full or every 2-3 days, place compostable bags into the green organics bin. Additional compostable bags can be purchased from all Council offices. Please only use the compostable bags provided by Council as these are made from corn-starch and vegetable oils and are accredited for commercial composting under Australian Standards.

  • Materials Not Accepted

    Household Garbage

    Plastic Bags/Bin Liners

    Building Rubble/Materials

    Garden Equipment

    Tree Stumps

    Rocks, Bricks, Dirt, Soil or Sand

    Painted, Stained or Chemically Treated Timber

    Large Tree Trunks

    Pot plant containers

    Metal/Plastics

    Paper

    Animal hair

    Faeces

    Vacuum cleaner dust

    Hair

    Wool

    Wood ash


    Organic Recycling Tips

    food scraps basket tIps • Let hot food cool down before placing into the kitchen scraps basket. • To avoid odours or liquid build up you can: - Remove bags and contents every 2-3 days and place in your organics bin. - Freeze meat and seafood until your bin collection day.

    Kitchen Organics Basket

    Kitchen Organics Basket

    Fortnightly

    For residents with Green Waste bin


    Accepted Materials

    Fruit Scraps

    Vegetable Scraps

    All Food Scraps (including meat)

    Additional Materials
  • • Foods scraps, peels
  • • Cake, bread crusts • Fruit, vegetables • Teabags, coffee grounds • Meat scraps, bones, seafood (cooked or raw) • Egg, oyster shells • Cheese, yoghurt • Takeaway foods • Shredded paper • Tissues, paper towels or • Hair.
  • A food scraps collection service is available for residents who use the green organics bin as part of the three bin kerbside collection service.
  • Residents will be provided with a Mastec KO (Kitchen Organics) Bin and a roll of 150 compostable bags. Once full or every 2-3 days, place compostable bags into the green organics bin. Additional compostable bags can be purchased from all Council offices. Please only use the compostable bags provided by Council as these are made from corn-starch and vegetable oils and are accredited for commercial composting under Australian Standards.

  • Materials Not Accepted

    Household Garbage

    Plastic Bags/Bin Liners

    Building Rubble/Materials

    Garden Equipment

    Tree Stumps

    Rocks, Bricks, Dirt, Soil or Sand

    Painted, Stained or Chemically Treated Timber

    Large Tree Trunks

    Pot plant containers

    Metal/Plastics

    Paper

    Animal hair

    Faeces

    Vacuum cleaner dust

    Hair

    Wool

    Wood ash


    Organic Recycling Tips

    food scraps basket tIps • Let hot food cool down before placing into the kitchen scraps basket. • To avoid odours or liquid build up you can: - Remove bags and contents every 2-3 days and place in your organics bin. - Freeze meat and seafood until your bin collection day.