Can We Recycle It?

 

Is there a Cost $$

YES -WRRC

No/Not accepted

(some links to ReSource Whanganui website)
NO Batteries – Car Agricultural Chemicals

Contact Whanganui Farm Supplies on (06) 345 4663 or alternatively you can visit www.agrecovery.co.nz for more info.

NO Batteries – Household Bubble Wrap
YES Cables (computer)  

Cameras

YES Child car seats Concrete

Contact Waste Management or Budget Envirowaste Transfer Stations for hardfill disposal options.

NO Clothing

– Savemart clothing bins onsite

Cooking Oil
NO Flourescent Lightbulbs Crop Protection Netting

Phone Plasback on 0508 338 240 to book a collection or visit www.plasback.co.nz

NO Fencing Wire – scrap metal Farm Silage Wrap

Phone Plasback on 0508 338 240 to book a collection or visit www.plasback.co.nz

YES  

Food Waste

Drop off point only – Contact EasyEarth (06) 2134850 or 0210791528

Furniture

If still in good condition, contact our local Koha Shed Facebook page or any second hand dealers such as the Salvation Army.

YES  

Fridges, Freezers, Ovens, Drier, Washing machines

Garden Chemicals

See Household Hazardous Waste Day

YES Greenwaste –  NO fan palms, cabbage tree leaves, flax, yucca and topsoil Irrigation Pipe

Phone Plasback on 0508 338 240 to book a collection or visit www.plasback.co.nz

YES Laptops

Including DVD players, VCR, stereos

Medical Sharps – Whanganui Hospital
YES Computers and accessories Mobile Phones

Spark, Vodafone, 2degrees

YES Microwaves Old Paint

Resene Colourshop – Paintwise Programme

Power Tools – SCRAP METAL PABX Phone Systems
YES Printers Plastic Shopping bags

Check the Sustainable Whanganui bag bin for free cloth bags

NO Toothbrushes & Toothpaste Tubes Polystyrene

Styrofoam

YES Vacuum Cleaners Rubber

Waste Management or Budget Envirowaste

YES Waste Oil Second Hand Goods

Ginza Bargains, Hospice Shops – Whanganui East & Gonville, Koha Shed, other secondhand/charity shops

YES E-WASTE – Kitchen appliances such as kettles, toasters, breadmakers, blenders Spray Containers

Take to Second Hand Dealers eg Salvation Army

YES TV’s Toys -If still in good condition, contact the local Koha Shed Facebook page or any second hand dealers such as the Salvation Army.
Treated Timber -Reclaimed Timber Traders Palmerston North (06) 212 0331
Tyres – Waste Management
Window Glass

Contact local glaziers for disposal info