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Drop off recycling facilities for containers and/or packaging in the City of Newcastle area
Below is a list of recycling facilities/centres where you can drop off items such as Containers and/or packaging for recycling.
Summerhill Waste Management Centre
Expanded Plastics (Polystyrene)
Glass Bottles and Jars
Envelopes Without a Window
Envelopes With a Window
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)
Other MaterialsSoft Plastics
Plastics marked with
Weekdays - 7:30am to 5:00pm (no entry after 4:45pm) Weekends and Public holidays - 9:00am to 3:00pm (no entry after 2:45pm) Christmas Day, Good Friday - Closed 1. We accept CDs/DVD players. We don't accept the actual CD or DVDs. 2. Asbestos - conditions apply, contact Council to find out more. 3. Paint - household quantities only. This listing was correct at the time of publishing: 30 January 2019. Please contact directly to obtain the most up to date information.