A - Z Waste and Recycling Directory

Find out how to recycle or dispose of items, including items that aren't accepted in household bins.

A   B   C   D   E   F   G - J   K   L   M   N - O   P - Q  R   S   T - U   V   W   X - Z


A

Aluminium cans, trays and foil

Aerosol cans

Asbestos

B

Baking paper

Batteries (household)

Batteries (car)

BBQ gas bottles

Berry punnets

Bicycles

Biscuit trays (plastic)

Books

Branches and twigs (maximum size 10cm diameter by 30cm length)

Bricks, clean concrete and clean soil

C

Cameras

Cardboard and paper

Carpet

Cartons (paper), including milk cartons and long life cartons

Cartridges (ink)

CDs, DVDs, VHS, Floppy Discs and Cassette Tapes

Ceramics and Pyrex

Charity shops

Chemicals (household)

Clothing, textiles and shoes

Cooking oil

Crockery made from glass, Pyrex or ceramics

D

Deli/butchers paper

Donate, sell or give away

DVDs, CDs, VHS, Floppy Discs and Cassette Tapes

E

E-waste - Any item with a plug, battery or cord (e.g. TV, keyboard or computer) that is no longer working or wanted (remove personal details from computers to protect your privacy)

Eye glasses

  • Some optometrists

F

Food

Food trays

Furniture

G - J

Garden prunings

Glass

Green waste (including glass clippings, leaves and flowers)

K

Kitty litter and animal waste

L

Light globes and tubes (all types including fluorescent, LED)

M

Magazines

Mattresses

Medicines

Mirrors and window glass

Mobile phones and accessories (Chargers, Headphones, MP3 Players and iPods)

Motor oil

N - O

Nappies

Needles and syringes

P - Q

Paper and cardboard

  • Recycling bin (shredded paper must be enclosed/wrapped in paper)

Paper towel

Paint

Paint tins (empty, clean and dry)

Pet food tins

Pizza boxes

Polystyrene

Plastic bags and other soft, scrunchable plastic packaging

Plastic containers, bottles

Plastic cutlery and crockery

Plastic tubes (e.g. toothpaste, skin care and hair care tubes)

Plastic plant pots

R

Razor blades

S

Scrap metal

Smoke detectors (batteries removed)

Soft, scrunchable plastic (including plastic bags, plastic wraps and plastics films)

Specialty Recycling Hub

For household use only and small amounts of the following items accepted:

CDs, DVDs, VHS tapes, floppy discs and cassette tapes, household batteries (NOT car batteries), light globes and tubes (all kinds), mobile phones and accessories, X-rays (remove personal data from discs tapes and mobile phones)

Location:
Frankston Civic Centre
30 Davey Street
Frankston
P. 1300 322 322
Open: Monday to Friday 8:30am-5pm

Steel cans

T - U

Takeaway Containers (plastic and cardboard)

Timber (including wood pellets)

Toothbrushes and toothpaste tubes

Toys and bric a brac

Tyres

V

Vacuum dust

W

Weeds

Whitegoods

X - Z

X-rays (remove personal details)

Please Note

This information has been provided by Council as a guide only and should not be viewed as an endorsement or recommendation of an independent service provider. Please contact the service provider to confirm details, or look in the local phone directory or Council’s Business Directory to find other alternatives. Please contact Council if you know of other local organisations that provide recycling or reuse services.

For information on what can and can’t be accepted in the kerbside recycling bin, visit our Bin Information page.

Contact Us

Frankston City Council
30 Davey Street
Frankston 3199
P. 1300 322 322
E. info@frankston.vic.gov.au

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