Common items we do NOT collect

 

Plastics:

Commonly requested plastic items we do not collect include:

  • Bottle tops
  • Plastic lids (from stainless steel or aluminium water bottles and coffee cups)
  • Pens, textas or highlighters
  • Punnets (Strawberries, blueberries - check with your council if they can be recycled through your kerbside bins)
  • Tupperware containers

Clothing and textiles:

We do not collect: 

  • Doonas/duvets (new or used)
  • Memory foam, latex or feathered pillows
  • Underwear (new or used)
  • Swimwear (new or used)

Misfits:

We do not collect:

  • Balloons of any kind
  • Beanbags or beanbag filling
  • Cutlery or kitchenware
  • Dental care items (e.g. toothpaste tubes, toothbrushes etc)
  • Foil
  • Fridge magnets
  • Glass
  • Luggage/suitcases
  • Masks
  • Mattresses
  • Metal/scrap metal
  • Milk cartons
  • Needles or syringes
  • Oversized items (e.g. furniture, large appliances, mattresses)
  • Paper
  • Polystyrene or Styrofoam that is soft (e.g. packing peanuts, takeaway containers) or any colour other than white
  • Ring binders
  • Tetra pack/tetrapak
  • Wood/wooden pallets/timber