What goes in which bin

Weekly Organics Service (Green Bin)

• All food scraps including meat, seafood, dairy and citrus
• Meat bones and seafood shells and bones (including prawns, oysters etc.)
• Dairy products including yoghurt, cheese
• Bread, pasta and rice
• Dried food products, including cereals, fl­ours and grains
• Tea bags and coffee grindings
• Soiled paper and cardboard, including pizza boxes
• Soiled tissues and paper towels
• Compostable coffee cups and cutlery
• Grass clippings, leaves, fl­owers and weeds
• Prunings and palm fronds (max 60cm long x 10 cm diameter)

X NO PLASTIC BAGS, NO FOOD WRAPPED IN PLASTIC BAGS

Fortnightly Recycling Service – Yellow Bin

• Paper and cardboard
• Milk and juice cartons
• Magazines, newspaper and books
• Glass bottles and jars
• Waxed cardboard/paper
• Aerosol cans (empty)
• Aluminium cans and foil
• Steel cans/ food tins (empty)
• Hard plastic bottles – incl. shampoo, milk and juice bottles (lids on)
• Plastic takeaway food containers
• Plastic cutlery
• Biscuit trays
• Yoghurt containers
• Pots, pans, cutlery and mirror glass
• Styrofoam (placed inside a plastic bag)
• Plastic Bags, cling wrap, plastic packaging (tied inside a plastic bag) 

No need to wash your recycling. Keep the lids on.

Fortnightly Rubbish Service (red bin)

• Disposable nappies
• All wipes
• Clothing
• String/twine
• Cigarette butts
• Kitty litter
• Laminated paper
• Treated timber

If you are concerned about how to manage nappies and other sanitary items in your fortnightly rubbish service, please download our Nappy fact sheet or contact our Waste Hotline on 6660 0300

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