The Do's and Do Not's of Recycling

Minimisation of waste is amongst the biggest challenges we face as a Council. Businesses and residents can play a big part in that by recycling right. We’ve put together a simple checklist of the do’s and do not’s of recycling.

5 DO RECYCLE - The easy wins

  1. Paper and cardboard

  2. Cartons

  3. Metal Cans

  4. Glass jars and bottles

  5. Plastic Containers

5 DO NOT RECYCLE - The main contaminants

  1. Soft plastics

  2. Clothing

  3. Green Waste.

  4. Electronic-waste

  5. And never bag your recyclables, keep it loose.

And remember recycling is a last resort, look to reduce and reuse first. Find out more about recycling in City of Port Phillip here.