Plastic Recycling Companies – Sydney

From my research into the industry I made contact with and visited some plastic recycle companies in the Sydney region. This is a list of companies that looked interesting and when I made contact were helpful with information


Visy collects plastic from commercial sites as well as residential properties depending on the contract they have with the Local Councils. Shrink wrap and plastic film is mainly collected from commercial sites i.e Coles stores.

Astron Plastics

Astron converts plastic scrap into recycled plastic resin, AS4702 underground cable covers and recycled slip sheets. Astron specialises in producing recycled HDPE, LDPE and Polypropylene.stores.

SAMM Industries 

SAMM Industris distribute sustainable and environmentally friendly 100% recycle plastic and composite recycled plastic products that are suitable for a vast array of outdoor applications.


Replas uses plastic waste collected in Australia to make a range of outdoor products

RED Group/REDcycle

RED Group has teamed up with Coles, Woolworths and some of Australia’s most-loved brands to make it easy for you to keep your plastic bags and soft plastic packaging out of landfill.

Cozens Paper Recycling 

Regrettably Cozens no longer take plastics (mainly LDPE) due to China no longer accepting Australia’s plastic waste.


Is a unique Environmental Waste Management Solution – WasteFrees’s facility allows them to recycle most of the waste streams generated – with the added environmental advantage of greatly reducing the use of Landfills.

CBC Recycling

2/1A Hill Rd, Sydney Olympic Park NSW 2127. I visited this small factory and they accept and process polystyrene, HDPE and some soft plastics. They either chip it down or bundle it up and ship it off to China.

JK Plastics

JK Plastics works with smash repairers across Sydney collecting car bumper bars for recycling. JK Plastics also collects plastic chemical drums.

Plastic Recycling Plants In Australia – ENF Recycling Directory

Australian plastic recycling plants directory shows companies in Australia that process plastic waste into new materials. 21 plastic recycling plants based in Australia are listed under this link