Greasy pizza boxes and paper bags can go in the green bin.

Ever wondered what to do with a pizza box, particularly if it’s quite greasy or has cheese ...

Nail clippings and hair are good to go in the green bin.

If you ever find yourself in a hairy or nail biting situation…don’t fear, the green organic...

Please keep polystyrene foam and other plastics out of the green bin

Expanded polystyrene foam (aka Styrofoam) includes meat trays, coffee cups and foam packagi...

Post-it notes are good to go in the green bin.

Post-it notes, small pieces of paper and shredded paper can be placed in the green bin. Pa...

Shredded paper is good to go in the green bin.

Shredded paper provides a great sources or carbon, which is an important component of good ...

Disposing of nappy waste

All nappies, even those that claim to be biodegradable or compostable need to go in the general waste bin. At pr...

Pencil shavings are good to go in the green bin.

Pencil and other wood shavings such as saw dust can go in your green bin. The wood shaving...

Plastic is not fantastic in the green bin.

Please make sure you keep your green bin plastic free. Plastic items cause contamination is...

Don't let contamination make your recyclables go to waste

Although South Australians are the best recyclers in the nation, we can still do better by reducing our contami...

What happens to the materials in your green bin?

Once collected from kerbside, your food and garden organics are transported to a local composting facility....

It's time to ditch the single use plastics.

A big ‘hi five’ to anyone that has taken on the plastic free July challenge.  As you may know, it’s no...

If it grows in your garden, it goes in the green bin.

Whether its flowers or weeds, lawn clippings or leaves, sticks, small logs or bark, it can...