Recycling tips from Wimmera Mallee Waste

1: DO NOT bag your Recycling

Bagged Recycling doesn’t get opened. It ends up at the tip
Read your paper or magazine and throw it straight into your yellow bin
DO put newspapers and Magazines into your Recycle Bin
Remember……If In Doubt, Throw It Out

2: Polystyrene, Bubble Wrap & Soft Plastics ARE NOT Recyclable

These items all need to go straight into the Waste bin.
Do put tin cans (cat food, beetroot tins, spaghetti tins etc) into your recycle bin
Remember……When in doubt, throw it out

3: Garden Waste IS NOT Recyclable

Garden Clippings and lawn cuttings need to go into your compost bin
To the tip, or if small amounts into your waste bin.
DO put Aluminium Cans into your Recycle bin
Remember……If In Doubt Throw It Out

4: Clothing, Shoes, Toys & Linen ARE NOT Recyclable

Unfortunately these aren’t pulled out, cleaned up and re-sold.
See if your local garage wants rags from clothing and linen.
If not, throw them out
DO put milk bottles, Juice bottles and Shampoo bottles into your Recycle Bin

Remember……If In Doubt, Throw It Out