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On this page you can find waste and recycling information, news and events.
From Monday 15 July 2019, the operating hours will change:
Resource Recovery Centre (RRC):
Monday to Saturday: 8:00am to 4:00pm
Sunday: 8:00am to 1:00pm
Download the Waste Collection Calendar, or pick up a paper version from Council's Customer Service Centre, or the Resource Recovery Centre in Moss Vale.
Alternatively, if you need a paper copy posted out to you, please email email@example.com.
If you just want to check on-line where your collections are up to:
Are you in the Orange or Purple Collection Zone?
Council has joined the Compost Revolution - a multi - award winning program that empowers and equips our residents to cut their waste in half and reduce greenhouse gas emissions, through home composting, worm farming, and bokashi fermentation. There are tutorials, quizzes and products to buy.
This project is a NSW EPA Waste Less, Recycle More Initiative funded from the waste levy.
Planet Ark have been working hard with some of Australia and New Zealand's leading businesses to reduce confusion about recycling. The Australasian Recycling Label is set to reduce this confusion.
The NSW Return and Earn container deposit scheme is now open.
There are collection points registered in the Southern Highlands.
It is a legal requirement that loads are covered when driving on NSW roads.
Customers are reminded that anyone coming to purchase recycled products at the Resource Recovery Centre must have the ability to cover the load before leaving.
Sale of product will be refused if:
What Soft Plastic can we Accept?
What Kind of Soft Plastic is Accepted at the RRC?
Although there are many kinds of soft plastics, the only kind the RRC can accept for free is:
If you aren’t sure, please feel free to ask at our Community Recycling Centre at the RRC.
Redcycle is another soft plastics recycling program undertaken through Coles Supermarkets, click on the following link for options:
The Community Recycling Centre takes Household problem wastes for FREE, the centre is located at the Moss Vale Resource Recovery Centre.