What can I recycle?

As part of the residential waste service, Burwood Council provides residents with a 240L yellow-lidded recycle bin, collected fortnightly for common recyclable items.  

 

You can put these items in your recycling bin:

 

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Paper

Newspaper, Magazines, Office paper, Light cardboard packages

 

Plastic

Plastic containers, tubs and bottles (no lids)

Milk and juice cartons (no lids)

Metals

Steel and aluminium cans (no lids), Empty aerosols

 

Glass

Bottles and jars (no lids)

 

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NO Plastic bags

No Polystyrene (eg. meat trays)

No Light Globes

No Ceramics

Plastic bags cannot be collected by this service. If you want to recycle your plastic bags please return them to the plastic bag recycling bin at your supermarket.