What Cannot be Recycled

Items that are NOT recyclable

  • PVC toothpaste tubes
  • Sweet and chocolate wrappers
  • Stuffed toys
  • Porcelainware – cups, saucers and plates
  • Plastic refill packaging – Milo, three-in-one instant coffee, etc.
  • Styrofoam plates, cups, bowls and take away clam shells.
  • Blankets and mattresses
  • Shoes and handbags
  • Mirrors, glass panes and glass louvres
  • Plastic bags
  • Melamine

Note: Recycling vendors are not willing to accept any of the above.