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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, including Community Green Stations and Community Recycling Centres
 
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
Metals
 
Iron CansCookwareAluminium Cans
 

Except Aerosol Cans, Chemical Containers

 
 
Save BB Plastics
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
Glass
 
Beer/Wine Glass BottlesCooking Oil/ Seasoning/ Sauce Glass JarsBeverage Glass Bottles
 
*Remove the caps and rinse the containers before recycling.
 
 
 
Save BB REE
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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