RECYCLING BIN DETAILS

 

Choosing the right design for your recycling bins and installing them in the best location can make a big difference to getting people to use the bins correctly. The recycling bins shown below represent some of the options chosen by councils and organisations involved in the Love NZ programme. 

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Omos S16 Recycling Centre

Consisting of two 120 litre S16 bins, this recycling centre is manufactured from 3 and 4mm s355 steel, hot dipped galvanized throughout. Powder coated finish on panels. Front opening with concealed stainless steel hinge and slam latch. Optional decals and colour requirements to suit.

Used : 

Auckland, Wellington, Christchurch

Supplier :

A.E.Tilley
www.aetilley.co.nz

Tilt bins - 60 litre glass, waste and commingled recycling

A strong steel or timber bin with a capacity of 60 litres. The galvanised frame make this bin ideal not only for a marine environment, but also parks and reserves or any public environment.

Used :

Palmerston North

Supplier :

A.E. Tilley
www.aetilley.co.nz

DuaWebber recycling/waste bins

6litrcapacitrecyclinbiwhiccabplanted opolosurfacmountedAvailable in powdecoateostainlessteeoption.

Used :

Interislander; KiwiRail; Auckland Airport & Hamilton City and New Plymouth

Supplier :

FEL Group
www.streetfurniture.co.nz

Surface mounted 45 litre Civic bin

Made from galvanised mild steel powder coated to colour of choice, with an aluminium lid, the robust and sturdy Civic bin will stand up to the harshest treatment for years. The Civic bin is available in two sizes, with recycling livery optional. It can be installed surface, in ground or post mounted as required.

Used :

Wellington Waterfront & Z Energy Christchurch

Supplier :

MetalArt
www.metalart.co.nz

120 or 240 litre Esplanade recycling bin – houses a single wheelie bin

The Esplanade bin is constructed with a lockable perforated aluminium door and plain aluminium side panels all mounted on a galvanised steel frame all finished using any standard powder coat colours.

Used :

Ruapehu

Supplier :

AE Tilley
www.aetilley.co.nz

Recycling Pod 70 litre - each pod to create multiple recycling centre

Double pods and single pods can be configured to suit individual requirements with the option of grouping frames to house three to six pod units. Stainless steel construction with galvanised steel liner with 70 litre capacity per section. Surface mounting only.

Used :

New Plymouth, Hastings, Motueka & Tasman

Supplier : 

FEL Group
www.streetfurniture.co.nz

240 litre materials recycling centre containing wheelie bins

Typically available as three enclosures joined together with a curved roof covering the complete centre to accommodate 240 litre wheelie bins. Available in standard powder coat colour.

Used :

Kaikoura & Ruapehu

Supplier :

AE Tilley
www.aetilley.co.nz

Goliath 240 litre recycling bin

This recycling bin houses a 240 litre or 120 litre wheelie bin. Available in stainless steel, ali-wood, powder coated aluminium and timber. Reversible panels for swift and easy maintenance. The supplier Help Enterprises is a social enterprise that has a clear and simple objective, “to enhance the lifestyle and independence of people with disabilities”.

Used:

Nelson

Supplier:

Help Enterprises
www.helpmanufacturing.com.au

Raglan 100 litre recycling bin

Powder coated mild steel or stainless steel body. Surface mounted with locking door.

Used:

Gisborne, Hamilton & Taupo

Supplier:

FEL Group
www.streetfurniture.co.nz

Bintainer

The bintainer locks your wheelie bins in a fibreglass container designed and manufactured in New Zealand in a colour of your choosing. The bintainer is suitable for use at sports grounds, motels/hotels, retail/shopping malls, camping grounds, golf courses, hospitals, petrol stations, schools, restaurants, stadiums and parks.

Used:

BP, U-wash & Glass Packaging Forum for its mobile glass bottle banks

Supplier:

Tru-Tech Fibreglass Industries Ltd
www.tru-tech.co.nz

Mayfair 60 litre recycling bin

Can be planted on pole or surface mounted. Available in powder coated or stainless steel option. Galvanised steel liner 60 litre capacity per bin.

Used:

AJ Hackett; Strait Shipping & Hamilton

Supplier:

FEL Group
www.streetfurniture.co.nz

Method Recycling Station

Method recycling station designed for modern, open plan offices - 60L capacity with patented bag retention for quick servicing and keeping it tidy. Recycling is a beautiful thing!

Supplier:

Method Ltd

www.methodrecycling.com

Eco-bin

Internal recycling/waste units selected for Victoria University by OCS. 2 x 60l bins as standard, but can be customised to different sizes and number of receptacles. Features are: high quality stainless steel finish units and decals; internal metal bin; front hinged doors for easy access; adjustable feet or castor wheels.

Used:

Victoria University

Supplier:

OCS
www.ocs.co.nz

Recycling station

Aluminium and/or powder coated housing which holds two (or three) 240 litre wheelie bins. Wheels can be fitted to the framework for ease of use at events.

Used:

Westpac Stadium, Wellington; & Ashburton

Supplier:

Prolog
www.prolog.net.nz

Collapsible Recycling Bins

Waste minimisation system developed by Think and Shift  / graphic design from Chris Duffy of Little Big Event. These units were made for Little Big Events ​ for their outdoor markets and events.  Bin is totally collapsible for easy storage and transport.  A key feature is the open panel at the front and back of the bins so people can see what is in each bin.  To be used with clear plastic bags.  Images and wording on each lid and sides can be changed to match your event materials.  

Used:

Outdoor Markets

Supplier:

Little Big Events

Event bins/internal bins

Love NZ commissioned the design of recycling bin lids which are attached to standard 240 litre bins for use at events.
The design features a clip mechanism to the wheelie bin. The weight per bin lid is 3kg. The bin can be accessed from either side. The bin lids are stackable and shipped in units of 10.

Supplier:

Mouldings Unlimited
www.resourcerecovery.co.nz

I bin

60 Litre bin recycle/waste bins designed for CBD

Fabricated with a pressed Aluminium top, and tread plate body, whilst the door and internal liner are moulded from polyethylene.  Available with mounting posts and sub-surface foundation.

 

Used by

Christchurch City Council

Supplier: A E Tilley

Paramount Tilt bin – 60 litres 

Galvanised mild steel frame with strong stainless steel lid that can be powder coated to your colour requirements. Slats made from Replas recycled plastic in blue, green, brown, grey or black, or in combinations of those colours. Also available with recycled plastic sheet wrappers in an even wider colour range. Tilt and slam lock mechanisms make it easy to empty and reset these attractive yet highly-functional bins. Can be supplied for in-ground (post) or surface fixing.

Supplier:

Metal Art

Used:

Wellington, Hutt and Upper Hutt councils

Olympian Recycle Duo bins – 2 x 75 litres

A pair of bins that can stand alone or be linked by stainless steel bars supplied. Made from polyethylene in 26 colours with an option in Black that uses recycled polymer, with stainless steel base band and aluminium top. Liners are also made from recycled plastic. Suitable for both indoor and outdoor use, and easy to apply recycling and other signage.    

Supplier:

Metal Art

Metallion bin – various sizes

A space-saving, sturdy and stylish container for indoor use. Made from galvanised steel that can be painted and decorated in any colour and design to identify it for recyclable or general litter.  Available in a range of sizes, from a compact 32 litres to a large 90-litre capacity. All sizes also available in decal-friendly stainless steel for outdoor use. 

Used:

Wellington International Airport, Aotea Centre (Auckland), Botany Town Centre (Auckland)

Interior Bins

Restaurant booth

The design for the restaurant booth was selected by NZ Ski to be robust enough and of sufficient volume to meet the needs of ski community.

Used:

NZ Ski, Coronet Peak

Supplier:

AE Tilley
www.aetilley.co.nz

Transit recycle station

The Transit recycle station is a streamlined unit that will encourage the proper disposal of litter everywhere. Inside are two 60 litre bin liners to provide a total capacity of 120 litres. Recyclable polyethylene is used in construction of the transit recycle station, which is available in a wide range of colours. It can be personalised for signage of choice to your design specifications.

Supplier:

Metal Art
www.metalart.co.nz

Pioneer’s Ecobin 100

Pioneer’s Ecobin 100 range is available with a selection of different lids and labels and offers the opportunity to create recycling points in single or multiple indoor locations. An eye-catching labled wall-board is available to mount above if required. Designed to make it easy for your staff or students to reduce waste going to landfill. Manufactured in New Zealand in a heavy duty polyethylene plastic, the bin uses a standard 80 litre bin liner. Suitable for any office environment, hospitals, schools and universities, shopping malls and airports.

Supplier:

Pioneer Waste and Recycling Equipment
www.pioneergroup.co.nz

Back of House Options

Agpac

Urba Series waste containers are designed to segregate different waste streams at source. Manufactured in Italy and made from recyclable PP or PE, they are stylish, ergonomically designed, safe and easy to use. The Urba Series comprises a full
range of containers to suit all waste streams, ranging from 10 litre kitchen caddies to the unique 40 litre Urba Plus stackable tower.

Used:

Kaikoura Council offices

Supplier:

Agpac
www.urbaplus.co.nz

Mouldings unlimited

A new concept designed for use in hotel rooms, offices and classrooms. Manufactured in recycled cardboard with a plastic coating on the inside with optional internal plastic tray for spill containment available. Can be branded for material separation: glass, paper, plastics, cans etc.

Flat packed with easy assembly instructions

Supplier:

Mouldings Unlimited
www.resourcerecovery.co.nz

Glass Recycling Options - Promoted by the Glass Packaging Forum

Fibreglass mobile glass bintainer

These bintainers are suitable for use at events because of their light weight and ability to be easily relocated to venues that require temporary facilities. However we are also finding that these are preferred as permanent bottle banks.

Used:

Horse of the Year show, Hastings

Supplier:

Tru-Tech Fibreglass Industries Ltd
www.tru-tech.co.nz

Fibreglass glass bottle bank

These bottle banks have three x 240 litre wheelie bins inside surround, for brown, green and clear glass to be sorted by public when depositing bottles into marked holes. Glass bottle banks installed in permanent locations have taken only a short period of time for the public to deposit bottles on a regular basis.

Supplier:

McFarlane’s Fibreglass Engineering
03 471 0623

Glass pods

Dunedin City Council introduced glass pods at its resource recovery facility which are yielding signifcant returns of glass.