Plastic trays and pots do not compost.

If you are planting new seedlings or trees, make sure you keep the plastic trays and pots out of your green...

Five ways to go plastic free for July and hopefully beyond

Here are five ways you can go plastic free for July and hopefully beyond. As School holidays are coming up we’ve...

Are coffee pods really that convenient?

In today’s world, we tend to emphasize convenience more than anything else. We seem to always be looki...

Why biodegradable bags are not good for the environment

What’s the difference between DEGRADABLE, BIODEGRADABLE, and COMPOSTABLE BAGS?…and which bin should I ...

Please make your recycling bin a NO FOAM ZONE!

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

Building materials cannot be recycled in your recycle bin.

Building materials including bricks, tiles, cement and wire cannot be recycled through your yellow recycli...

Please place wood and other garden materials in the green lidded bin.

Wood and other garden materials do not belong in the yellow lidded recycle bin. They cause contamination and ca...

Shredded paper cannot be recycled in the recycle bin.

But it’s paper, so why can’t shredded paper be recycled? Shredded paper filters through other recyclable mater...

Wet paint and other liquids can send recyclables to waste!

To avoid causing a mess in your recycle bin and potentially sending your recyclables to waste, make sure pa...

What can you do with all the leaves that Autumn leaves?

  COMPOST THEM Gardening expert Graham ‘Willow’ Williams told ABC Radio that “Autumn leave...

Empty & rinse, then recycle

Please keep your recycling clean, dirty recyclables may end up in waste! It is unfortunately still quite common...

Soft plastic is not fantastic in your recycling bin!

Not sure which bin to put your plastic in? Apply the scrunch test… To make it easier for residents w...