Generally, acceptable waste includes:
What is considered acceptable waste can vary depending on the licensing conditions for the particular landfill site.
If you have a query regarding what can be accepted at George Town Municipality Landfill and Recycling Sites contact Malcolm Aitken on (03) 6382 8800.
Generally, non-acceptable waste includes:
- Controlled Waste - defined as any waste with a hazardous characteristic that has special controls on the method of disposal and may endanger public health or the environment. Typically, such waste may be derived from plant and animal processing or industrial and chemical waste, especially if such waste has the potential to be toxic, corrosive or explosive.
- household or farm chemicals
- liquid waste including septic sludge
- chemical containers
- dead animals.