A-Z Guide

A - B

A

Advertising material (paper and cardboard)Yellow lid bin
Aerosol can (empty)Yellow lid bin
Aluminium foil baking tray Yellow lid bin
Aluminium canYellow lid bin
Aluminium foil (roll to tennis ball size)Yellow lid bin
Aluminium frame (window)Gregadoo Waste Management Centre
Aluminium tubesYellow lid bin
AsbestosGregadoo Waste Management Centre
Ash - wood (must be cold)Green lid bin
Automotive batteryGregadoo Waste Management Centre or Kurrajong Recycling

B

Baby food sachet (squeezy)Red lid bin
Baby wipesRed lid bin
Bags (plastic - biodegradable)Red lid bin
Bags (plant based compostable)Green lid bin
Bags (plastic - degradable)Red lid bin
Bags (plastic)Red lid bin or recycle through REDcycle
Baking paperGreen lid bin
Batteries (automotive)Gregadoo Waste Management Centre or Kurrajong Recycling
Batteries (household)Community Recycling Station
BeddingRed lid bin
Beer bottleYellow lid bin
Beer can (aluminium)Yellow lid bin
Berry punnetYellow lid bin
Bike tyre including tubeGregadoo Waste Management Centre
Biscuits (sweet and savoury)Green lid bin
Blister packs - medicationRed lid bin
Blue ray playerGregadoo Waste Management Centre 
Bones (meat - large)Green lid bin
Bones (meat - small)Green lid bin
Books (children's fabric books)Red lid bin or donate to charity
Books (hard back or soft cover)Yellow lid bin, Kurrajong Recycling or donate to charity
Books (plastic cover)Red lid bin
Bottle (gas)Gregadoo Waste Management Centre
Bottle (juice)Yellow lid bin
Bottle (plastic)Yellow lid bin
Bottle (shampoo/conditioner)Yellow lid bin
Bottles (glass)Yellow lid bin
Boxes (cardboard)Yellow lid bin or green lid bin
Boxes (washing powder)Yellow lid bin
Boxes (cardboard - waxed)Green lid bin
Branches (large)Gregadoo Waste Management Centre
Branches (small - maximum 10cm diameter)Green lid bin
BreadGreen lid bin
Bread bags (plastic)Red lid bin or recycle through REDcycle
Brochures (paper and cardboard)Yellow lid bin
Bubble wrap (plastic)Red lid bin or recycle through REDcycle
Bubble wrap lined envelopesRed lid bin
Butchers paperYellow lid bin or green lid bin
Butter containerYellow lid bin

C

C

CakeGreen lid bin
Cake trays (plastic)Yellow lid bin
Camp stove gas bottleGregadoo Waste Management Centre
Can (aerosol - empty)Yellow lid bin
Can (aluminium)Yellow lid bin
Can (hair spray - empty)Yellow lid bin
Can (pet food)Yellow lid bin
Can (steel)Yellow lid bin
Can (tin)Yellow lid bin
Car batteryGregadoo Waste Management Centre or Kurrajong Recycling
Car partsGregadoo Waste Management Centre
CardboardYellow lid bin or green lid bin
Cardboard rollYellow lid bin or green lid bin
CardsYellow lid bin or green lid bin
CarpetRed lid bin or Gregadoo Waste Management Centre
CarsGregadoo Waste Management Centre
Carton (juice)Yellow lid bin
Cartons (egg - cardboard)Yellow lid bin or green lid bin 
Cartons (egg - polystyrene)Red lid bin
Cartons (long-life)Yellow lid bin
Cartons (milk)Yellow lid bin
Cassette tapesRed lid bin
Catalogues (paper and cardboard)Yellow lid bin or green lid bin
CD caseRed lid bin
CD diskRed lid bin
CellophaneRed lid bin
CeramicsRed lid bin
Cereal boxes (cardboard)Yellow lid bin or green lid bin
CheeseGreen lid bin
Chemical drums Point of sale or drumMUSTER
Chemicals (garden, pool)Household Chemical Cleanout
ChickenGreen lid bin
ChipsGreen lid bin
Chip packetRed lid bin or recycle through REDcycle
Chocolate wrapperRed lid bin or recycle through REDcycle
Christmas lightsRed lid bin
Christmas tree (trunk diameter <10cm)Green lid bin
Christmas tree (trunk diameter >10cmRed lid bin or Gregadoo Waste Management Centre
Citrus fruitGreen lid bin
Cleaning product bottles (plastic)Yellow lid bin
Cleaning ragsRed lid bin
Cling filmRed lid bin or recycle through REDcycle
Cling wrapRed lid bin or recycle through REDcycle
Coat hangers (metal)Red lid bin
Coat hangers (plastic)Red lid bin
ComputerKurrajong Recycling or Gregadaoo Waste Management Centre
Computer monitorKurrajong Recycling or Gregadaoo Waste Management Centre
CopperKurrajong Recycling or Gregadoo Waste Management Centre
Clothing (good condition)Donate to charity
Clothing (poor condition)Red lid bin
Coffee cups (single use)Red lid waste
Coffee cup lids Yellow lid bin
Coffee groundsGreen lid bin
Coffee podsRed lid bin
Compact discRed lid bin
Compact disc case (no discs)Red lid bin
ComputersGregadoo Waste Management Centre or Kurrajong Recycling
Conditioner bottle (plastic)Yellow lid bin
Construction and demolition materialsGregadoo Waste Management Centre
CorksGreen lid bin
Crackers (biscuits)Green lid bin
Crackers (Christmas)Yellow lid bin
Crockery (broken)Red lid bin
CurtainsRed lid bin
CushionsRed lid bin
Cutlery (compostable)Green lid bin
Cutlery (metal)Donate to charity
Cutlery (plastic)Red lid bin

D - E - F

D

Deli meatGreen lid bin
Deli paperGreen lid bin
Deodorant (aerosol - empty)Yellow lid bin
Deodorant (roll on)Red lid bin
Deodorant (stick)Red lid bin
Detergent bottleYellow lid bin
Dirt (bin weight restrictions)Red lid bin
Dog pooRed lid bin
Drinking glassesRed lid bin
Drop sheet (plastic)Red lid bin
Drums (automotive oil)Gregadoo Waste Management Centre
Drums (chemical)Point of sale or drumMUSTER
DVD caseRed lid bin 
DVD discRed lid bin 
DVD playerGregadoo Waste Management Centre 

E

Egg carton (cardboard)Yellow lid bin or green lid bin
Egg carton (foam)Red lid bin
EggsGreen lid bin
Egg shellsGreen lid bin
Electrical appliances (microwave)Kurrajong Recycling
Electrical appliances Gregadoo Waste Management Centre
Electronic waste (computer, monitor)Gregadoo Waste Management Centre or Kurrajong Recycling
Envelopes (bubble wrap)Red lid bin 
Envelopes (incl. with windows)Yellow lid bin
Expanded polystyreneGregadoo Waste Management Centre

F

FabricRed lid bin or donate to charity
Fire extinguisherGregadoo Waste Management Centre
FlowersGreen lid bin
Fluorescent tubeHousehold Chemical CleanOut
Fly spray can (empty)Yellow lid bin
Fly trapRed lid bin (please wrap in two plastic bags)
Foam cupsRed lid bin
Foil (aluminium - roll to tennis ball size)Yellow lid bin
Food cansYellow lid bin
Food waste and scrapsGreen lid bin
Formula tinsYellow lid bin
FreezerGregadoo Waste Management Centre
FridgeGregadoo Waste Management Centre
Frozen vegetable bagRed lid bin or recycle through REDcycle
Fruits boxes - juiceYellow lid bin
Fruit scrapsGreen lid bin
FurnitureGregadoo Waste Management Centre or donate to charity
Frying panRed lid bin or Gregadoo Waste Management

G - H - I - J - K - L

G

Gas bottleGregadoo Waste Management Centre
Glass (broken)Red lid bin
Glass (drinking)Red lid bin
Glass (mirror)Gregadoo Waste Management Centre
Glass (pyrex)Red lid bin
Glass (window)Gregadoo Waste Management Centre
Glass (windscreen)Gregadoo Waste Management Centre
Glass bottlesYellow lid bin
Glass jarsYellow lid bin
Glasses (reading)Red lid bin or Recycle for Sight
Globe (fluorescent tube)Household Chemical CleanOut
Globe (light)Community Recycling Station
Glossy paperYellow lid bin
Greaseproof paperGreen lid bin

H

Hair (pet or human)Green lid bin
Hairspray can (empty)Yellow lid bin
HosesRed lid bin
Household batteryCommunity Recycling Station
Household rubbishRed lid bin
Household wipesRed lid bin

I

Ice cream containerYellow lid bin
Ice cream wrapperRed lid bin
Ink cartridgesCommunity Recycling Station
iPadKurrajong Recycling
Iron (scrap)Gregadoo Waste Management Centre

J

Jars (glass)Yellow lid bin
Juice bottleYellow lid bin
Juice cartonYellow lid bin
Junk mail (remove plastic wrapping)Yellow lid bin

K

KettleGregadoo Waste Management Centre
Kitty litterRed lid bin

L

Laminated paperRed lid bin
LaptopKurrajong Recycling or Gregadoo Waste Management Centre
Lawn clippingsGreen lid bin
LeadGregadoo Waste Management Centre
LeavesGreen lid bin
Lever arch folders (cardboard and metal)Red lid bin
Lever arch folders (plastic)Red lid bin
Light globesCommunity Recycling Station
Lolly bagRed lid bin or recycle through REDcycle
Lolly wrapperRed lid bin or recycle through REDcycle
Long-life cartonsYellow lid bin

M - N - O

M

MagazinesYellow lid bin
Make up bottlesRed lid bin
Make up jarsRed lid bin
Margarine containerYellow lid bin
MattressGregadoo Waste Management Centre
MeatGreen lid bin
Meat tray (plastic)Yellow lid bin
Meat tray (styrene)Red bin
Medicine (expired)Return Unwanted Medicine
Medicine bottle (glass)Red lid bin
Medicine bottle (plastic)Red lid bin
MedicinesReturn Unwanted Medicine
Microwave ovenKurrajong Recycling
Milk bottle (glass)Yellow lid bin
Milk bottle (plastic)Yellow lid bin
Milk cartonYellow lid bin
Milk cratesKurrajong Recyclers
MirrorGregadoo Waste Management Centre
Mobile phonesCommunity Recycling Station
Motor oilGregadoo Waste Management Centre

N

Nappies (baby and adult incontinence pads)Red lid bin
NewspaperYellow lid bin or green lid bin
Newspaper (shredded)Green lid bin

O

Office paperYellow lid bin or green lid bin
Oil (motor)Gregadoo Waste Management Centre
OnionGreen lid bin
Ovenware (pots, pans, pyrex)Red lid bin or donate to charity
Oyster shellGreen lid bin

P - Q - R

P

PaintsGregadoo Waste Management Centre
Pallet (plastic)Gregadoo Waste Management Centre
Pallet (wooden)Gregadoo Waste Management Centre
PaperYellow lid bin or green lid bin
Paper (baking and greaseproof)Green lid bin
Paper (glossy)Yellow lid bin
Paper (shredded)Green lid bin or Kurrajong Recycling
Paper (waxed)Green lid bin
Paper bagsYellow lid bin or green lid bin
Paper platesYellow lid bin or green lid bin
Paper towelGreen lid bin
Paper towel rolls (cardboard)Yellow lid bin or green lid bin
Pet food canYellow lid bin
PerspexRed lid bin
Phone booksYellow lid bin
PhotocopierKurrajong Recycling
PillowsRed lid bin
Pizza boxGreen lid bin or yellow lid bin
Plant pots (small - plastic)Yellow lid bin
Plant pots (large - plastic)Red lid bin
Plant pots (terracotta)Red lid bin
Plastic bagsRed lid bin or recycle through REDcycle
Plastic bucketsRed lid bin
Plastic chairRed lid bin
Plastic cutleryRed lid bin
Plastic storage containers/tubsKurrajong Recycling
Plastic strappingRed lid bin
Plastic toyRed lid bin
Plastic tubesRed lid bin
Plastic washing basketsRed lid bin
Plastic webbing (chairs)Red lid bin
Plates (ceramic)Red lid bin
Plates (coated paper)Red lid bin
Plates (paper)Yellow lid bin or green lid bin
Plates (plastic)Yellow lid bin
Polystyrene (expanded)Gregadoo Waste Management Centre
Poppers - juiceYellow lid bin
PostcardsYellow lid bin or green lid bin
Power toolsGregadoo Waste Management Centre
PrawnsGreen lid bin
PrinterKurrajong Recycling
Printer cartridgesCommunity Recycling Station
Prunings (maximum 10cm diameter)Green lid bin
Punnet (berry)Yellow lid bin
Punnet (tomato)Yellow lid bin
Puree pouchRed lid bin
Pyrex glassRed lid bin

R

Reading glassesRed lid bin or Recycle for Sight
Ring bindersRed lid bin

S - T - U

S

Sanitary padsRed lid bin
SaucepanRed lid bin or donate to charity
Scrap ironGregadoo Waste Management Centre
Scraps - foodGreen lid bin
SeafoodGreen lid bin
Seed bags (woven plastic)Red lid bin
ServiettesGreen lid bin
Shampoo bottle (plastic)Yellow lid bin
ShoesRed lid bin
Shopping bags (plastic)Red lid bin or recycle through REDcycle
Shredded paperGreen lid bin or Kurrajong Recycling
Shrink wrapRed lid bin or recycle through REDcycle
Silo bags (plastic)Red lid bin
Smoke detectorGeneral waste (small quantities), recycle batteries through Community Recycling Station
Soap pump bottle (remove spring)Yellow lid bin
Soft drink bottleYellow lid bin
Soil (bin weight restrictions)Red lid or Gregadoo Waste Management Centre
Spray paint can (empty)Yellow lid bin
Squeezy puree pouchRed lid bin
Squeezy yoghurtRed lid bin
Steel Gregadoo Waste Management Centre
Steel canYellow lid bin
SyringesSafe Shaps drop off point

T

Takeaway containers (plastic)Yellow lid bin
TelevisionKurrajong Recycling or Gregadoo Waste Management Centre
TextilesRed lid bin or donate to charity
Tin (Formula)Yellow lid bin
Tin canYellow lid bin
Tin foil (roll to tennis ball size)Yellow lid bin
Tissue boxYellow lid bin
Tissues (clean)Green lid bin
Tissues (soiled)Red lid bin
ToasterGregadoo Waste Management Centre
Toilet paper rollsYellow lid bin
Tomato punnetYellow lid bin
ToothbrushRed lid waste
Toothbrush - electricRed lid bin
Toothpaste tubeRed lid bin
Toys (plastic)Red lid bin
Toys (wooden)Red lid bin
Trampoline mat webbingRed lid bin
Tray (metal baking or cake)Red lid bin
Tray (biscuit - plastic)Yellow lid bin
Tuppaware containerRed lid bin
Tubs (butter)Yellow lid bin
Tubs (margarine)Yellow lid bin
Tyres (bike, car)Gregadaoo Waste Management Centre

U

UmbrellaRed lid bin

V - W - Y - X - Z

V

Vacuum cleaner Gregadoo Waste Management Centre
Vacuum cleaner dust (dirt, dust, pet hair)Green lid bin
Vegetable peelGreen lid bin
Vegetable punnetYellow lid bin
Vegetable scrapsGreen lid bin
VHS tapeRed lid bin
Video playerGregadoo Waste Management Centre
Vitamin bottleRed lid bin

W

Washing basket (cane)Red lid bin
Washing basket (plastic)Red lid bin
Washing machineGregadoo Waste Management Centre
Washing powder boxes Yellow lid bin
Waxed paperGreen lid bin
WeedsGreen lid bin
White goodsGregadoo Waste Management Centre
Window glassGregadoo Waste Management Centre
Windscreen glassGregadoo Waste Management Centre
Wine bottlesYellow lid bin
WireGregadoo Waste Management Centre
Wrapping paperYellow lid bin
Wrapper (chocolate)Red lid bin or recycle through REDcycle
Wrapper (lolly)Red lid bin or recycle through REDcycle

Y

Yoghurt (no container)Green lid bin
Yoghurt containerYellow lid bin
Yoghurt pouchRed lid bin