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ITEMWHERE SHOULD I RECYCLE IT?
Aerosol cans Empty cans can be added to your yellow recycling bin.
Aluminium cansEmpty cans can be added to your yellow recycling bin.
AsbestosFollow the link to find out how to opens in a new windowsafely dispose of asbestos waste from your home.
Batteries (car)Drop off for free at the opens in a new windowCommunity Recycling Centre at 8 Waltham Road, Artarmon.
Batteries (dry cell)Drop off for free at the opens in a new windowCommunity Recycling Centre at 8 Waltham Road, Artarmon.
BikesTry contacting opens in a new windowCycle Re-cycle to donate unwanted bikes for re-use in the community.
BooksTry contacting opens in a new windowReverse garbage or opens in a new windowThe Bower or a local charity shop to see if they will accept your old books.
Building wasteBuilding materials and tyres (5 tyres per visit) can be accepted in small quantities at opens in a new windowRyde Transfer Station.
CansEmpty cans can be added to your yellow recycling bin.
CarsAccepted at SITA Resource Recovery Centres. Check the opens in a new windowSITA website for more information.
Car bodiesAccepted at SITA Resource Recovery Centres. Check the opens in a new windowSITA website for more information.
Cardboard Clean cardboard can be added to your blue recycling bin.
CarpetCarpet can be disposed of through the household clean-up service. opens in a new windowBook online or call 1300 136 460.
CD PlayersDrop off for free at the opens in a new windowCommunity Recycling Centre at 8 Waltham Road, Artarmon.
ChemicalsCan be taken to a opens in a new windowHousehold Chemical CleanOut event.
ClothingDonate to a local charity, place in a clothing bin.
ComputersDrop off for free at the opens in a new windowCommunity Recycling Centre at 8 Waltham Road, Artarmon.
​DVD PlayersDrop off for free at the opens in a new windowCommunity Recycling Centre at 8 Waltham Road, Artarmon.
Egg cartonsCan be added to your blue recycling bin.
EnvelopesCan be added to your blue recycling bin.
E-wasteDrop off for free at the opens in a new windowCommunity Recycling Centre at 8 Waltham Road, Artarmon.
Food wasteCan be recycled in a compost bin or worm farm.
FridgesMetals from all white goods can be recycled via Lane Cove Council's household clean-up service. opens in a new windowBook online or call 1300 136 460.
FreezersMetals from all white goods can be recycled via Lane Cove Council's household clean-up service. opens in a new windowBook online or call 1300 136 460.
FurnitureTry contacting opens in a new windowThe Bower or a local charity shop to see if they will accept furniture.
Garden wasteGoes into your green garden recycling bin.
Gas bottles/ cylindersDrop off for free at the opens in a new windowCommunity Recycling Centre at 8 Waltham Road, Artarmon.
General household wasteGoes into your red bin.
Glass Bottles and jarsCan be added to your yellow recycling bin.
Household cleaning productsCan be taken to a opens in a new windowHousehold Chemical CleanOut event.
Ink cartridgesCheck if they can be recycled at the place of purchase (e.g. Officeworks).
Juice cartonsCan be added to your blue recycling bin.
Junk mailCan be added to your blue recycling bin.
Light bulbsDrop off for free at the opens in a new windowCommunity Recycling Centre at 8 Waltham Road, Artarmon.
MagazinesCan be added to your blue recycling bin.
MattressesMattresses are recycled via Council's household clean-up service. opens in a new windowBook online or call 1300 136 460.
Milk containersCardboard containers can be added to your blue recycling bin. Plastic containers can be added to your yellow recycle bin.
MirrorsSmall broken mirrors should be wrapped securely and placed into your red bin.
Mobile phonesGo to the opens in a new windowMobileMuster website to find your nearest drop off point or details for a free postal option for recycling.
NeedlesThe opens in a new windowSafe Sharps website has more information about safe disposal of needles.
NewspapersCan be added to your blue recycling bin.
Office paperCan be added to your blue recycling bin.
OilDrop off for free at the opens in a new windowCommunity Recycling Centre at 8 Waltham Road, Artarmon.
Paint/ Paint tinsDrop off for free at the opens in a new windowCommunity Recycling Centre at 8 Waltham Road, Artarmon.
PalletsAccepted at SITA Resource Recovery Centres. Check the opens in a new windowSITA website for more information.
PaperCan be added to your blue recycling bin.
Phone booksCan be added to your blue recycling bin.
Pizza boxesPizza boxes can be added to your blue recycling bin (please scrape off food scraps).
PlantsCan be added to your green garden waste bin.
Plastic bagsThese can be recycled through Coles supermarkets REDcycle plastic packaging recycling scheme. Bins are available in Coles stores.
Plastic bottles and containersCan be added to your yellow recycling bin.
Plastics (soft packaging)These can be recycled through Coles supermarkets REDcycle plastic packaging recycling scheme. Bins are available in Coles stores.
Polystyrene and StyrofoamGoes into your red bin.
Pool chemicalsCan be taken to a opens in a new windowHousehold Chemical CleanOut event.
Printer cartridgesPrinter cartridges can be taken to Australia Post outlets to be recycled through the opens in a new windowPlanet Arkproject.
Scrap metalsAccepted at SITA Resource Recovery Centres. Check the opens in a new windowSITA website for more information.
Sharps/ needlesThe opens in a new windowSafe Sharps website has more information about safe disposal of needles.
Smoke detectorsDrop off for free at the opens in a new windowCommunity Recycling Centre at 8 Waltham Road, Artarmon.
SolventsCan be taken to a opens in a new windowHousehold Chemical CleanOut event.
Spectacles opens in a new windowLions Clubs collect prescription and non-prescription glasses and sunglasses to donate to people in need via humanitarian aid organisations
TelevisionsDrop off for free at the opens in a new windowCommunity Recycling Centre at 8 Waltham Road, Artarmon.
TimberSee opens in a new windowhttps://www.austim.com.au/timber-recycling-scheme-directory for a directory of locations accepting donated timber.
White goodsMetals from all white goods can be recycled via Lane Cove Council's household clean-up service. opens in a new windowBook online or call 1300 136 460.
X- raysDrop off for free at the opens in a new windowCommunity Recycling Centre at 8 Waltham Road, Artarmon.
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Hunter’s Hill Council

22 Alexandra Street, Hunters Hill NSW 2110
PO Box 21, Hunters Hill NSW 2110
Tel: (02) 9879 9400