Agrecovery is excited to announce that Valagro has joined the Agrecovery LDPE Product Stewardship Scheme. That means that you can now recycle their low density polyethylene bags (LDPE or No.4 plastic) for FREE!

How do I get involved?

The Agrecovery LDPE recovery programme allows farmers and growers to responsibly recycle approved No.4 plastic bags for free. Bags must be 25kgs and under and from participating brands – BASF, Yara and Valagro.

Contact Agrecovery on 0800 247 326 or to order your liners and coded zip ties and follow the steps below to properly prepare your bags for recycling.

Please note: Empty bags MUST be given a good shake out to remove all powder or crystal residue. Bags and liners will be inspected before they can be accepted. View full acceptance criteria.

What bags can I recycle?

  • BASF – Kumulus DF, Polyram DF
  • Yara – Calcinit, Kristalon, Krista K, Croplift, Croplift K, Magtrac DF, Krista MAG, Krista MAP, Krista MKP, Krista SOP, Rexolin
  • Valagro – Plantafol 0.25.50, Micro NP, Master 13.40.13, Master 20.5.10, Master 15.5.30, Master 18.18.18, Master 3.11.38, Master Supreme Starter, Master Supreme Ripening, Master Supreme Development, Master Supreme Balanced, Master Supreme Flowering, Opifol Vegetative.

Drop-off locations

When your Agrecovery liner is full, simply drop it off at any of our LDPE collection sites for free. View a full list of sites.

We also offer on-farm pick up in the Auckland, Wairarapa and Nelson regions. Please call Agrecovery on 0800 247 326 to arrange collection.

Not in these locations? We can still send you an Agrecovery liner to collect your LDPE bags for storage until a drop-off location becomes available. Please call us for more information.