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What can be recycled and Collection Points

 
What can be recycled and Collection Points
 
Material Type
Recyclable Materials
Collection Points
Waste Paper
newspapers, magazines, leaflets, envelopes, paper shopping bags
newspapers, magazines, leaflets, envelopes, paper shopping bags
packaging materials & egg cartons
packaging materials & egg cartons
books
books*
* Books are recommended to be reused or donated to Recycling Organisations and Collection Points
Metals
steel / aluminium cans (clean)
iron / aluminium cans (clean)
cookwares
cookwares
milk powder cans
milk powder cans
mooncake cans (plastic trays should be recovered as plastics)
food containers (plastic trays should be recovered as plastics)
Plastics
plastic bottles & caps (clean)
plastic bottles & caps (clean)
shopping bags, plastic wrappings (clean & dry)
shopping bags, plastic wrappings (clean)
toys & stationery
toys & stationery
plastic containers
plastic containers (e.g. buckets, clean food containers) & chairs
CD, DVD, cassette / video tapes & laser discs
CD, DVD, cassette / video tapes & laser discs
Related Programme(s): Plastic Resources Recycling Centre
Rubber
tyre
rubber tyre
Electrical Appliances
Small Electrical Appliances
electric fan, computer, toastertelephoneIron
e.g. cooker, toaster, oven, hair-dryer, vacuum cleaner, electric fan, Iron, mobile phone, telephone, camera, recorder, MP3 player, electronic dictionary, notebook, computer, printer, DVD/cassette tape player, hi-fi, etc
 
Large Electrical Appliances
air conditionerrefrigeratorwashing machine
e.g. air conditioner, refrigerator, washing machine, television etc
Rechargeable Batteries
All rechargeable batteries, including general purpose and small electronic devices
All rechargeable batteries,
including general purpose and small electronic devices
Fluorescent Lamp
compact fluorescent lamp, other fluorescent lamp
compact fluorescent lamps, other fluorescent lamps (including straight tubes and round tubes), high intensity discharge (HID) lamps
Clothes
clothes, accessories, textile
clothes, accessories, textile (clean)

Collector/Recycler

Recycling Organisations and Collection Points

Clothes Recycling Bank
 

Glass
Clean glass bottles
Clean glass bottles*,
e.g beer/wine glass bottle, cooking oil/seasoning/sauce glass jar, etc
 
Furniture
furniture (household)
furniture (household)
furniture (institution/commercial)
furniture (institution/commercial)

Recycling Organisations and Collection Points

 

Food
Food e.g. dried food, canned food
Food
e.g. dried food, canned food
Others
food waste
food waste, restaurant waste (oil, grease trap)
toner cartridge
toner cartridge
wood
wood
PVC Banner
PVC Banner

Non-Recyclable Materials
beverage or milk cartons with plastic or aluminium interior coatings
beverage or milk cartons with plastic or aluminium interior coatings
aerosol cans, chemical containers
aerosol cans, chemical containers
mops, correction fluid containers
mops, correction fluid containers or medicine containers
light-bulbs
light-bulbs

 

Type of Collection Point
Material Type
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