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...

Please keep hazardous chemicals and batteries out.

Hazardous waste must NOT be placed in any of your household waste, recycling bin or green...

Remember to recycle your foil Easter Eggs wrappers.

Did you know? Recycling aluminium saves 95% of the energy required to produce Aluminium from raw ...

Why waste it? Eggsellent ways to avoid, reduce, reuse, recycle and compost waste this Easter!

Although the aluminium foil and plastic wrappers on Easter eggs may look pretty, it’s not so pretty when i...

Why waste your old clothing? Is donating it to charity really the best option?

The rise of fast fashion in Australia means 6,000 kilograms of clothing is dumped in landfill every 10 ...

Deciphering the plastic codes. What do the numbers on plastics really mean, are they recyclable?

The number 1 to 7  found on the bottom of plastics is not a recycling symbol but rather a plastic...

No clothes please – or textiles/fabric in the recycling bin!

It seems to be a common misunderstanding that by placing clothing, footwear and textiles in the recycle bi...

Back to school...back to school, please don't waste things like a fool!

When preparing for your children going back to school consider how you can avoid, reduce, reuse, recy...