recycling

This is a free service offered by The Eco Station run on volunteer hours, so while you are here, please check out what we offer in the shop, so that we are able to continue to offer this service.

CURRENTLY we are a collection point for;

  • Dental Products > these go Shepherds Hill Road Dentist then to Terracycle
    Items accepted:

                                 Terracycle Electric Dental Recycling, Toothbrushes and replacement heads

  • Stationary > these go to Officeworks collection point then onto Terracycle Scheme.

    Accepted itemsPens, Felt Tips, Highlighters, Markers, Mechanical pencils, Correction tape, Liquid paper, Fountain pens and ink cartridges.

  • Glasses (i.e. spectacles) - these go to Lions Shed, Shepherds Hill Road to their national scheme Recycle for Sight Australia (https://lionsclubs.org.au/our-impact/recycle-for-sight-australia/)
    Items accepted: prescription glasses only that are not broken. NO sunglasses, safety glasses or glasses cases.
  • Plastic Lids > collecting for local initiative Recycled Plastic Panels (https://www.facebook.com/recycledplasticpanels), driven by Daniel Mee
    ***Please note that small plastics can no longer be collected in a milk bottle and placed in kerbside recycling, due to automation of facility in 2023.*** Items accepted:

    Cleaned plastic lids.
    If you can separate into no.2 and no.4 plastics (written in the triangle on some but not all lids) we would be most grateful, but please still drop off to us if this is not possible.

  • Razors > sent directly to Terracycle Scheme
    Items accepted:

  • Printer Cartridges > sent directly to .... in collaboration with Eden Hills Kindy.
    Items accepted: printer cartridges and toners. NO packaging please.

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