Reducing your waste is a great way to help the environment. There are lots of easy ways to avoid creating waste in the first place—find out how.

It’s not always possible to reduce our waste but recycling it helps keep it out of landfill. From food waste to bottles, cans and polystyrene, there are many ways we can recycle waste in our homes. Kerbside collections, transfer stations and drop off points at supermarkets are among the many easy ways to recycle all sorts of waste.

Use this search tool to check if an item can go in your recycling bin.


Look for this label on packaging to know how to recycle it

The Australian Recycling Label

Look for the Australasian Recycling Label on your product packaging to know which bin to put your packaging in. For more information visit

Where can I recycle…?

Search for your council to see their waste and recycling services

Last updated: 16/10/2020