Compact fluorescent tubes and globes (CFLs) contain mercury and should be disposed of correctly.
Globes cannot be recycled through the yellow bin system, however by dropping them of at the following collection points they can be recycled through other methods:
*please note this does not apply to flood lights - they can be safely disposed of in the RED bin.
Greater Taree Residents
Buckett’s Way Landfill
Great Lakes Residents
Tuncurry Waste Management Centre
Bulahdelah Resource Recovery and Waste Transfer Station
Tea Gardens Landfill and Recycling Centre
Stroud Landfill and Recycling Centre
For more information on any of the drop off points visit our facilities page.
Community Recycling Trailer
Our Community Recycling trailer is touring regional areas in 2018 - dates and venues are listed here