Cleaned and re-used for wall construction and landscaping projects. brick chips from crushed bricks can be used in road-base, track and drainage material, sands or even new bricks.
Gyprock and board plaster is recycled in most locations. Gypsum powder is made form reclaimed board and provides high quality material.
Processed via specialists equipment in crushing machines at dedicated facilities producing road-base, fines and aggregates.
Metal products are separated via magnets (ferrous) and picking, recycled and reused.
Sent to processing plants, screened and re-used.
Most glass product is separated, cleaned, crushed and recycled.
PETE and HDPE plastics are separated at transfer stations and sent to plastics recycling plants for recycling and reuse. The recycling process involves the plastics being cleaned, melted and compressed into small pellets – nurdles – used in the manufacturing of new plastic products.