Nearly 20% of items placed in the kerbside rubbish bin are recyclable.
HAVE YOU PUT RECYCLING IN YOUR RUBBISH BIN?
TIP: Please keep recycling loose. NO plastic bags.
Your recycling makes a difference.
In the last year, recycling from Barwon region households has saved 101,552 cubic metres of landfill space (enough to fill over 40 olympic pools) and reduced greenhouse gas emissions by 23,131 tonnes (that’s equivalent to removing 5547 cars from the roads). But did you know that nearly 20% of the items in our household rubbish bins are actually recyclable? There are now more items than ever that can be recycled so please put the right thing in the right bin.
Test your knowledge
Do you know how to put the right thing in the right bin? Click the items that you can put in your kerbside recycling bin before they go into the general rubbish bin and into landfill. The better you recycle, the higher you score!