Recycling Near You - Recycling X-Ray Films in the Brighton Council area

X-ray

X-ray films contain silver in the form of halides, which can be extracted and converted into pure silver.

Mail X-Rays Direct

If you have small quantities, simply place them in an envelope and post to:

CMA Ecocycle Australia

National contact phone number is 1300 32 62 92

E-mail is http://www.cmaecocycle.net/contact-us/

http://www.cmaecocycle.net

No fees apply.

Siltech

http://siltechpmr.com.au/  

 03 9357 9540  (National service)

Drop off your X-Rays

CMA Ecocycle Australia

256 Georgetown Road, Rocherlea, TAS 7248

03 6326 3177

E-mail is http://www.cmaecocycle.net/contact-us/

No fees apply.

 

Siltech

03 9357 9540  (National Service) 

http://siltechpmr.com.au/  

No Fees Apply

Shred-X

Address: Unit 11, 4-8 Sunmont Street, Derwent Park, TAS 7009
Phone: 1300 747 339

Fees Apply

Collection service:

 Email for collections Xray@siltechpmr.com.au

There is a collection fee that will be quoted depending on location and quantities.

About X-Ray Recycling

  • X-ray films are processed in a refinery to extract the silver.
  • The x-ray films are heated using temperatures of over 1,000 degrees celsius.
  • The silver is extracted and converted into a more pure silver form.
  • The silver can then be reused for things such as silver solder, jewellery, the silver plating of utensils, electrical components and film manufacture.
  • CMA EcoCycle Australia and Siltech will safely and confidentially destroy your records, however if you dispose of these yourself send just the film.