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Eight types of recyclables

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Roving exhibition of Prototypes of Newly Designed Roadside Recycling Bins and Litter Containers
The following 8 types of recyclables can be delivered to Community Recycling Network
Material Type
Recyclable Materials
Save BB Paper
Waste Paper
Cardboard (Corrugated Fiberboard)Office PaperNewspaper, books and magazines
*Remove plastic coated pages, plastic tape and other non-paper materials, and keep the waste paper dry.
Save BB Metals
Iron CansCookwareAluminium Cans

Except Aerosol Cans, Chemical Containers

Save BB Plastics
Beverage plastic bottlesPersonal care product plastic bottlesPersonal care product plastic bottles

Plastic Bags


Plastic Utensils, CD and Packaging Materials


Polyfoam e.g. Polyfoam Boxes, Fruit Sleeve Nets, Protective Polyfoam Materials


Except Plastic Products with Metals

Except Rubber and Silicone Products

Except Other Composite Materials (e.g Play Clay, Plastic Tape)

Save BB Glass
Beer/Wine Glass BottlesCooking Oil/ Seasoning/ Sauce Glass JarsBeverage Glass Bottles
*Remove the caps and rinse the containers before recycling.
Regulated Electrical Equipments (REE)
Air Conditioners  Washing Machines   Refrigerators  Televisions
Monitors     Computers    Printers     Scanners
Related Programme(s): It would be more convenient to arrange free collection of REE by calling the Government contractor @2676 8888.
Save BB Small EEA
Small Electrical Appliances
CamerasVacuum CleanersElectric Fans

Other examples include: cookers, toasters, ovens, irons, hair-dryers, phones etc.

Save BB Fluorescent Lamp
Fluorescent Lamps and Tubes
Compact Fluorescent LampsOther Fluorescent Lamps (including Straight Tubes and Other Shapes)Compact Fluorescent Lamps

Except Light-bulbs

Related Programme(s): Fluorescent Lamp Recycling Programme
Save BB Rechargeable Batteries
Rechargeable Batteries
Portable Rechargeable BatteriesSmall Electronic Device BatteriesGeneral Purpose Batteries

Except Vehicle Batteries


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