Materials

Plastics

POLYETHYLENE TEREPHTHALATE 
(PETE)

Waste packaging:

Soda & Water Bottles, Cups, Jars, Trays, Clamshells

Recycled into:

Clothing, Carpet, Clamshells, Soda & Water Bottles

HIGH DENSITY POLYETHYLENE 
(HDPE)

Waste packaging:

Milk Jugs, Detergent & Shampoo Bottles, Flower Pots, Grocery Bags

Recycled into:

Detergent Bottles, Flower Pots, Crates, Pipe, Decking

POLYVINYL CHLORIDE 
(PVC)

Waste packaging:

Cleaning Supply Jugs, Pool Liners, Twine, Sheeting, Car product bottles

Recycled into:

Pipe, Wall Siding, Binders, Carpet Backing, Flooring

LOW DENSITY POLYETHYLENE 
(LDPE)

Waste packaging:

Yoghurt Tubs, Cups, Juice Bottles, Straws, Hangers, Sand, Shipping Bags

Recycled into:

Paint Cans, Speed Bumps, Auto Parts, Food Containers, Hangers, Plant Pots, Razor Handles

POLYPROPYLENE 
(PP)

Waste packaging:

Yoghurt Tubs, Cups, Juice Bottles, Straws, Hangers, Sand, Shipping Bags

Recycled into:

Paint Cans, Speed Bumps, Auto Parts, Food Containers, Hangers, Plant Pots, Razor Handles

POLYSTYRENE
(PS)

Waste packaging:

To-go containers and flatware, hot cups, razors, CD cases, Shipping cushions, cartons, trays

Recycled into:

Picture frames, crown molding, rulers, flower pots, hangers, toys, tape dispensers

OTHER
GRADE 7

Waste packaging:

Polycarbonate, Nylon, ABS, Acrylic, PLA; Bottles, Safety Glasses, CD’s, Headlight Lenses

Recycled into:

Electronic Housings, Auto Parts

Paper

Connect Recycling will buy many different grades of paper grades including but not limited to;

  • Old corrugated cardboard
  • Soft/hard mix papers
  • Sorted Office Waste
  • Mixed printers waste
  • Newspapers and pamphlets

Metals

We recycle most types of metals including:

  • Aluminium
  • Steel
  • Stainless Steel
  • Copper
  • Iron
  • Brass