Can We Recycle It?

(some links to ReSource Whanganui website) Yes No Is there a Cost $$
Agricultural Chemicals No Contact Whanganui Farm Supplies on (06) 345 4663 or alternatively you can visit www.agrecovery.co.nz for more info.
Batteries – Car WRRC No
Batteries – Household WRRC No
Bubble Wrap No No
Cables (computer) WRRC Yes
Cameras WRRC Yes
Cigarette Butts No No!
Clothing WRRC – Savemart clothing bins onsite No
Computers & Accessories WRRC – includes mice and keyboards Yes
Concrete No Contact Waste Management or Budget Envirowaste Transfer Stations for hardfill disposal options.
Cooking Oil No No
Crop Protection Netting No Phone Plasback on 0508 338 240 to book a collection or visit www.plasback.co.nz
Farm Silage Wrap No Phone Plasback on 0508 338 240 to book a collection or visit www.plasback.co.nz
Fencing Wire No No – refer to Scrap Metal dealers such as Molten Metals Whanganui (06) 349 0476
Flourescent Lightbulbs WRRC Ask us Yes
Food Waste WRRC Contact EasyEarth (06) 2134850 or 0210791528 Yes
Fridges, Freezers, Ovens, Drier, Washing machines WRRC Alternatively contact Scrap Metal Dealers. Yes
Furniture No If still in good condition, contact our local Koha Shed Facebook page or any second hand dealers such as the Salvation Army.
Garden Chemicals See Household Hazardous Waste Day 9 November 2019
Irrigation Pipe No Phone Plasback on 0508 338 240 to book a collection or visit www.plasback.co.nz
Laptops WRRC Yes
Medical Sharps Whanganui Hospital No
Microwaves WRRC Alternatively contact Scrap Metal Dealers. Yes
Mobile Phones WRRC, Resene, Spark, Vodafone, 2degrees RE:MOBILE programme Yes
Old Paint No Resene Colourshop – Paintwise Programme
PABX Phone Systems WRRC Yes
Plastic Shopping bags No Check the Sustainable Whanganui bag bin for free cloth bags
Polystyrene No No
Polystyrene – meat trays No No
Power Tools WRRC Yes
Printers WRRC Yes
Rubber No Waste Management or Budget Envirowaste
Second Hand Goods No Ginza Bargains, Hospice Shops – Whanganui East & Gonville, Koha Shed, other secondhand/charity shops
Spray Containers No Take to Second Hand Dealers eg Salvation Army
Toothbrushes & Toothpaste Tubes WRRC No
Toys No If still in good condition, contact the local Koha Shed Facebook page or any second hand dealers such as the Salvation Army.
Treated Timber No Reclaimed Timber Traders Palmerston North (06) 212 0331
Tyres Waste Management Yes – check at the Liffiton St Transfer Station.
Vacuum Cleaners WRRC Yes
Waste Oil WRRC Yes
Window Glass No Contact local glaziers for disposal info Contact local glaziers for disposal info