Collection Point

making recycling more convenient

Our popular Collection Point allows you to drop off hard to recycle items at our Base or at our Monthly Market. We can collect and pass on the following Items

We Appreciate You Taking Time To Save These Items From Landfill


Dental Care Products

Any brand toothpaste tubes, brushes, floss and mouthwash containers. 
TerraCycle sends these to Colgate .

Plastic Bread Tags

These are made into seed trays in South Africa,
then sold, with the proceeds being used to provide wheelchairs to young people.

Used spectacles

We’ll pass these on to the Lions Club for distribution in the Pacific Islands. 

Non prescription glasses are particularly useful.

Ball Point Pens

Any brand of ball point pen can be recycled by TerraCycle

batteries

Bring us your batteries sorted into Alkaline and Other and drop them in the correct box

household metal

Bring us any cans or small metal items and we’ll pass them on to the Metalman for you.

Please take larger items directly to the Metalman

small e-waste

Save all those cables and small electronics and we’ll pass them on to ewaste.org.nz for recycling

used coffee pods

Please make sure these are clean then we can pass them on to TerraCycle for recycling. 

E-Waste And Appliance Collection Service

Every 3 or 4 months ewaste.org.nz comes to the car park of First Church on the corner of Gt South Road and Coles Crescent Papakura.

Here you can drop off e-waste, larger electrical items and household appliances to be reused in a variety of ways. Watch our Calendar and facebook for information on dates

Collection Point

Our popular Collection Point allows you to drop off hard to recycle items at our Base or at our Monthly Market. We can collect and pass on the following Items

We Appreciate You Taking the Time To Save These Items From
Landfill


Dental Care Products

Any brand toothpaste tubes, brushes, floss and mouthwash containers. 
TerraCycle sends these to Colgate .

Plastic bread tags

These are made into seed trays in South Africa,
then sold, with the proceeds being used to provide wheelchairs to young people.

used spectacles

We’ll pass these on to the Lions Club for distribution in the Pacific Islands. 

Non prescription glasses are particularly useful.

ball point pens

Any brand of ball point pen can be recycled by TerraCycle

batteries

Bring us your batteries sorted into Alkaline and Other and drop them in the correct box

used coffee pods

Please make sure these are clean then we can pass them on to TerraCycle for recycling. 

E-Waste And Appliance Collection Service

Every 3 or 4 months ewaste.org.nz comes to the car park of First Church on the corner of Gt South Road and Coles Crescent Papakura.

Here you can drop off e-waste, larger electrical items and household appliances to be reused in a variety of ways. Watch our Calendar and facebook for information on dates