What goes where? Palmy's rubbish and recycling guide

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Image of a red plastic bag for rubbish collections Empty aerosol cans before you put them in the rubbish bag.

Image of a wheelie bin with a yellow lidPut this in your recycling bin.


Rethink

Consider options to reduce the amount of aluminium foil used – for example, could you use a plate to cover a meal instead, or put leftovers in a container?

This is a hazardous item. You cannot put it in your rubbish or recycling bin. Do not take it to a transfer station.

To dispose, contact a professional asbestos removal company. The WorkSafe website has a list of certified asbestos removers.

If this item is in good condition, it could be reused. Contact your local charity shop about making a donation.

Otherwise, put it in your rubbish bag.


You can also take this item to Envirowaste Refuse Transfer Station or Ashhurst Transfer Station. More details.

These could be reused. Contact your local charity shop about making a donation.

Image of a wheelie bin with a yellow lid Or, put these in your recycling bin.

You can also take this item to our recycling facilities.

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What goes in your wheelie bin

  • clean paper and cardboard
  • clean cans and tins
  • plastic numbered 1, 2 and 5

Flyer: What you can and can't put in your wheelie bin

Plastic recycling guide

What goes in your glass crate

  • empty glass bottles that once contained food or beverage
  • empty glass jars that once contained food or beverage

Download flyer: What should I put in my glass recycling crate?

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