Acceptable Waste Aus skip Skip Bins Gold Coast

 

All sorts of things end up in skip bins, and most of them can be put in Aus skip bins Gold Coast. There are, however, some things that are prohibited, or need to be segregated into their own bin. The items that require the most careful treatment are things that are toxic to either people or the environment, such as asbestos, poisons, and industrial chemicals.

Reading below is you can find a partial list of acceptable items, and to the right, a partial list of prohibited or limited items.

 

The following items are accepted our Skip bins Gold coast:

  • Glass Bottles and Jars
  • Aluminium Cans and Foil
  • Aluminium windows
  • Doors
  • Newspapers, Magazines & Books
  • Office Paper and Envelopes
  • Phone Books
  • Pizza Boxes
  • Milk and Egg Cartons
  • Cardboard Boxes and Wrapping
  • Polystyrene
  • Steel Food Cans
  • Steel Paint Cans (empty)
  • Steel Aerosol Cans (empty)
  • Juice cartons and plastic soft drink bottles
  • Grass Clippings
  • Small Branches
  • Twigs
  • Garden Prunings
  • Lawn clippings
  • Weeds, Leaves, and Flowers
  • Tree Stumps (maximum diameter 25cm)
  • Timber logs
  • Small Timber Offcuts
  • Old pot plants and pots
  • Untreated Timber
  • Palettes (Broken down)
  • Plasterboard
  • Clothing charity bins
  • Rags
  • Bubble Wrap/thin film plastic/plastic bags
  • Computers & Accessories
  • Other Electronics
  • Electrical Appliances
  • Electrical Appliances – Battery Operated
  • Electrical cable
  • Scrap Metals
  • Mobile Phones
  • Whitegoods (Fridges, dishwashers, dryers, washing machines)
  • Computer Equipment and accessories (Desktop PCs, laptops, monitors, hard drives, keyboards etc…)
  • Home Office Equipment (Printers, scanners, photocopiers, fax machines etc…)
  • Electronic Games and Toys
  • Entertainment equipment (Televisions, stereos, DVD players, hi-fi equipment, speakers etc…)
  • Household Appliances (Vacuum cleaners, microwaves etc…)
  • Concrete
  • Dirt
  • Bricks
  • Rocks
  • Rubble
  • Soil
  • Sand
  • Roof tiles

Items we don’t take in our Skip Bins Gold Coast

  • Cooking Oil
  • Gas Bottles
  • Vehicle Batteries
  • Sump Oil
  • Batteries – Single Use
  • Batteries – Rechargeable
  • Paints and Thinners
  • Household Cleaners
  • Household Chemicals
  • Synthetic chemicals
  • Empty gas bottles up to 9kg
  • Batteries – Disposable
  • Batteries – Rechargeable
  • Petrol
  • Diesel
  • Tyres
  • Mattresses

Items Expressly Prohibited:

  • Asbestos
  • Poisons
  • Radioactive materials