Materials Not Accepted
It is not possible to recycle all the different types of waste materials generated at home at the Limerick Recycling Centres. Some material simply cannot be recycled and should be disposed of to landfill, eg. contaminated food packaging such as a pizza box containing leftover pizza. etc
Examples of materials which cannot be accepted at the Limerick Recycling Centres:
- General Waste
- Clothing or Textiles that are soiled or in bad condition
- Clingfilm (accepted in Mungret only)
- Fibre Glass Items
- Household Gas Cylinders (Calor/FloGas)
- Ink and Toner cartridges
- Medium Density Fibreboard (MDF)
- Treated Timber e.g. creosote and painted.
- Plastic Baths and Shower Trays
- Plaster Board
- PVC Window Frames
- Pillows or Duvets
These items should be taken to:
Gortadroma, Ballyhahill, County Limerick (approximately 5 miles from the village of Shanagolden).
Phone: +353 69 82339.
Opening hours: 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., including lunch time, Tuesday to Thursday inclusive.
Closed : Friday to Monday inclusive.