Recycling Guide (A–Z)

A comprehensive alphabetical Recycling Guide will help deliver your waste streams to the correct areas. Please consult the table to do your bit to preserve the environment.

Recycling

  • Aerosol Can
  • Aluminium Cans & Foil
  • Bag Clip (Bread) if contained inside a plastic container
  • Biscuit Packet Tray
  • Bottles
  • Bottle Tops & Caps
  • Cake Tray (Plastic & Metal)
  • Cans
  • Cardboard
  • Cards (Greeting)
  • Cereal Box
  • Cigarette packet (plastic removed)
  • Cosmetics Jar
  • Detergent Bottle & Carton
  • Egg Carton
  • Envelope (Paper)
  • Foil Baking Tray
  • Food cans
  • Gift Wrap Paper
  • Glass Bottle
  • Glass Jar
  • Jar Lid (Metal & Plastic)
  • Juice Carton (including Tetra Pak® cartons)
  • Junk Mail & Advertising
  • Magazines
  • Margarine & Butter Tub
  • Meat Tray (Plastic)
  • Medicine Bottles (Empty)
  • Milk Carton & Plastic Milk Bottle
  • Newspapers
  • Office & Computer Paper
  • Paint Tin (Dry and Empty)
  • Paper Plate
  • Paper Towel Roll
  • Pet Food Tin (Rinsed)
  • Phonebooks
  • Pizza Boxes (No Food Remains)
  • Plastic Bottle
  • Plastic Plates & Bowls
  • Plastic Takeaway Container
  • Shampoo Bottle
  • Soft Drink Cans & Bottles
  • Strawberry Punnet
  • Steel Can
  • Tissue Box (soft plastic removed)
  • Wash Powder Box
  • Waxed Box & Carton
  • Yoghurt Container

FOGO

  • Baking Paper
  • Bones
  • Branches
  • Cardboard from your kitchen pantry (no tape, staples etc) 
  • Coffee Grounds
  • Compostable AS 4736 bags
  • Egg Carton
  • Egg Shells
  • Fish
  • Food
  • Flowers
  • Fruit & Veg Scraps
  • Grass Clippings
  • Greenwaste
  • Hair (Human & Pet)
  • Junk Mail & Advertising
  • Leaves
  • Meat Scraps
  • Newspapers
  • Office & Computer Paper
  • Paper Plate
  • Paper Towel & Paper Towel Roll
  • Pizza Boxes (Including Food Remains)
  • Plant Cuttings
  • Pruning
  • Shredded Paper
  • Teabags
  • Timber (Untreated)
  • Tissues including Box
  • Waxed Paper (eg. minties wrapper)
  • Weeds
  • Wood (Untreated)

Waste

  • Animal Droppings
  • Band-Aid
  • Baskets
  • Biscuit packets*
  • Bread Bags*
  • Bubble Wrap & Bubble Envelope
  • Carbon Paper
  • Cassettes, CDs & DVDs
  • Ceramics & Crockery
  • Cereal Box Insert*
  • Chip Packet*
  • Cigarette Butt
  • Cling / Plastic Wrap*
  • Clothes
  • Cotton Wool, Pads, & Buds
  • Crockery (Broken or Intact)
  • Cutlery
  • Disposable Nappies
  • Frozen Food Bags*
  • Glad Wrap*
  • Household Items
  • Kitty Litter
  • Manure
  • Mirror (Broken) (Paper Wrapped)
  • Nappies
  • Paper ream cover wrapper (if plastic coated)
  • Pens, Pencils, Crayons & Felt
  • Pet Food Packets*
  • Picture Frame
  • Plant Pot (Plastic & Terracotta)
  • Plastic Bags*
  • Plastic Strapping
  • Plastic Wrapper*
  • Plate Glass (Paper Wrapped)
  • Pyrex & Ovenware
  • Razors
  • Rice & Pasta Bags*
  • Ribbons
  • Rope, String, Strapping & Twine
  • Shoes
  • Sporting Goods
  • Straws
  • Sweet & Chocolate Wrappers*
  • Textiles
  • Tiles
  • Toothbrush
  • Umbrella
  • Vinyl
  • Wrapping Paper (Foil)
  • Zip-Lock Bags*

*Can now be recycled at many supermarkets. For more information click here.

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