A to Z waste and recycling guide

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A

Item Where to place item
Aerosol cans (empty) Recycling bin
Aerosol cans (full) Detox Your Home
Aluminium foil (scrunched) Recycling bin
Animal waste (bagged) Garbage bin
Appliances

Donate or rehome

Hard waste collection

Stonnington Waste Transfer Station
Asbestos Licensed landfill
Ash from wood (cold only) Garbage bin
Automotive oil (max 20L and in containers) Stonnington Waste Transfer Station
Avocado seeds

Food and green waste bin

Compost at home

Garbage bin

B

Item Where to place item
Baby or wet wipes Garbage bin
Baking paper Garbage bin
Band aids Garbage bin
Baskets (natural)

Donate or rehome

Garbage bin

Baskets (plastic)

Donate or rehome

Garbage bin

Batteries (car)

Stonnington Waste Transfer Station

Batteries (household)

B-cycle drop-off points

Stonnington Recycling Stations

Stonnington Waste Transfer Station

BBQs (mostly metal)

Stonnington Waste Transfer Station

Hard waste collection

Beauty products and cosmetics (empty)

TerraCycle via David Jones, MECCA or Priceline

Garbage bin

Beauty products and cosmetics (full) Detox Your Home
Beds and bed bases

Donate or rehome

Stonnington Waste Transfer Station

Hard waste collection

Beer bottles (glass) Recycling bin
Beer cans Recycling bin
Berry punnets Recycling bin
Bicycles

Donate or rehome

Hard waste collection

Bike tyre tubes

Recycle via Recycle Bike Tyres Partners

Garbage bin

Binders/folders

Donate or rehome

Garbage bin

Biodegradable packaging (containers, cups, plates, bowls)

Compost at home (if compostable)

Garbage bin

Biscuit trays (plastic) Recycling bin
Blankets

Donate or rehome

Garbage bin

Blankets (electric)

Donate or rehome

Stonnington Waste Transfer Station

Hard waste collection

Bleach (in containers) Detox Your Home
Bones (raw and cooked)

Food and green waste bin

Garbage bin

Books (paper, covers removed)

Donate or rehome

Recycling bin

Bottles (plastic or glass) Recycling bin
Bottle tops/lids (plastic or metal)

Left on bottles Recycling bin

By themselves: Garbage bin

Boxes (cardboard, flattened)

Donate or rehome

Recycling bin

Stonnington Waste Transfer Station

Branches (smaller than 10cm wide)

Food and green waste bin

Compost at home

Garbage bin

Stonnington Waste Transfer Station

Branches (smaller than 40cm, bundled) Hard waste collection
Branches (larger than 40cm)

Stonnington Waste Transfer Station

Branches (larger than 40cm, bundled) Hard waste collection
Bread bags (plastic only)

Recycle via REDcycle at your local supermarket

Garbage bin

Bread, cakes and pastries

Food and green waste bin

Compost at home

Garbage bin

Bread tags (cardboard, in a used paper envelope only) Recycling bin
Bread tags (plastic)

Recycle via OZ Breadtags for Wheelchairs

Garbage bin

Bricks and rubble

Stonnington Waste Transfer Station

Brochures (paper)

Recycling bin

Stonnington Waste Transfer Station

Broken glass (bottles and jars) Recycling bin
Broken glass (not bottles or jars, wrapped)

Hard waste collection

Garbage bin

Bubble wrap

Recycle via REDcycle at your local supermarket (large sheets cut down to A3 size)

Garbage bin

Building materials (bricks, rubble, concrete, treated timber, etc.)

Stonnington Waste Transfer Station

Skip bin hire / private service

C

Item Where to place item

Cameras

Recycle via Ted's Cameras

Stonnington Waste Transfer Station

Hard waste collection

Cans (metal)

Recycling bin

Cartons (refrigerated)

Recycling bin

Cartons (long-life / Tetra Pak)

Garbage bin

Car batteries

Stonnington Waste Transfer Station

Car parts

Stonnington Waste Transfer Station

Hard waste collection

Car tyres Hard waste collection
Car wax Detox Your Home
Cardboard (unwaxed)

Recycling bin

Stonnington Waste Transfer Station

Cardboard (waxed)

Garbage bin

Stonnington Waste Transfer Station

Carpet and underlay

Stonnington Waste Transfer Station

Hard waste collection

Cartridges (printer and toner) Officeworks
CDs and DVDs and cases

Stonnington Waste Transfer Station

Garbage bin

CD/DVD players

Stonnington Waste Transfer Station

Hard waste collection

Cellophane

Recycle via REDcycle at your local supermarket

Garbage bin

Ceramics (broken, wrapped)

Garbage bin

Hard waste collection

Ceramics (intact)

Donate or rehome

Garbage bin

Hard waste collection

Cereal and grains

Food and green waste bin

Compost at home

Garbage bin

Cereal boxes Recycling bin
Cereal box inserts (soft plastic)

Recycle via REDcycle at your local supermarket

Garbage bin

Chemicals (household) Detox Your Home
Chicken (meat and bones, cooked and raw)

Food and green waste bin

Garbage bin

Chip packets (foil-look soft plastic)

Recycle via REDcycle at your local supermarket

Garbage bin

Chocolate wrappers (foil-look soft plastic)

Recycle via REDcycle at your local supermarket

Garbage bin

Christmas trees (natural)

Stonnington Waste Transfer Station

Christmas trees (natural, less than 1.5m, bundled) Hard waste collection (no more than 1.5 m, bundled)
Christmas trees (plastic)

Donate or rehome

Hard waste collection

Garbage bin

Cigarette butts (cold) Garbage bin
Cigarette lighters (empty) Garbage bin
Cigarette lighters (full) Detox Your Home
Cleaning rags Garbage bin
Cling / plastic wrap / film (clean and dry) Garbage bin

Clothing/textiles

(damaged, worn out or torn)

Recycle via a textiles recycler such as Upparel

Hard waste collection

Garbage bin

Cloth nappies (clean)

Garbage bin

Cloth nappies (clean, in good condition) Donate or rehome (if in good condition)
Coat hangers (metal)

Donate or rehome

Stonnington Waste Transfer Station

Hard waste collection

Garbage bin

Coat hangers (plastic)

Donate or rehome

Garbage bin

Coffee cups (disposable, biodegradable or compostable) Garbage bin
Coffee lids (recyclable) Recycling bin
Coffee filter papers

Food and green waste bin

Compost at home

Garbage bin

Coffee grounds and beans

Food and green waste bin

Compost at home

Garbage bin

Coffee pods (disposable)

Recycle via supplier where available

Garbage bin

Compostable packaging (containers, cups, plates and bowls, etc.)

Compost at home

Garbage bin

Computers, parts and accessories

Donate or rehome

Stonnington Waste Transfer Station

Hard waste collection

Computers, parts and accessories (in working condition)

Donate to Womble Tech
Cooking oil (in containers) Detox Your Home
Cooking oil (absorbed in paper towel or newspaper)

Compost at home

Garbage bin

Coolant Detox Your Home
Concrete, bricks, rubble

Stonnington Waste Transfer Station

Hard waste collection

Skip bin hire / private service

Corks (natural)

Compost at home

Garbage bin

Corks (synthetic) Garbage bin
Cosmetics/make-up containers

TerraCycle via David Jones or MECCA

Garbage bin

Cotton wool/buds Garbage bin
Crockery, bakeware, Pyrex and glass food containers (broken, wrapped)

Hard waste collection

Garbage bin

Crockery, bakeware, Pyrex and glass food containers (intact)

Donate or rehome

Hard waste collection

Garbage bin

Curtain rods (metal)

Donate or rehome

Stonnington Waste Transfer Station

Hard waste collection

Curtains

Donate or rehome

Recycle via a textiles recycler such as Upparel

Hard waste collection

Garbage bin

Cutlery (metal)

Donate or rehome

Stonnington Waste Transfer Station

Hard waste collection

Garbage bin

Cutlery (compostable wooden)

Food and green waste bin

Compost at home

Garbage bin

Cutlery (compostable other)

Compost at home

Garbage bin

Cutlery (disposable other) Garbage bin

D

Item Where to place item

Dairy products

e.g. yoghurt, cheese, etc.

Food and green waste bin

Garbage bin

Detergent (in containers) Detox Your Home
Detergent bottles (plastic, empty) Recycling bin
Dip containers (plastic, empty) Recycling bin
Dirt, stones and soil

Skip bin hire

Private service

Disinfectant (in containers) Detox Your Home
Disposable gloves Garbage bin
Disposable masks Garbage bin
Disposable nappies (empty, bagged) Garbage bin
Dog and pet poo (bagged)

Dedicated pet poo home composting system

Garbage bin

Doors (metal)

Donate or rehome

Stonnington Waste Transfer Station

Hard waste collection

Doors (wood)

Donate or rehome

Hard waste collection

Downlights (halogen)

Stonnington Waste Transfer Station

Hard waste collection

Drain cleaner Detox Your Home
Drinking glasses, wine glasses, crystal glassware (broken, wrapped)

Hard waste collection

Garbage bin

Drinking glasses, wine glasses, crystal glassware (intact)

Donate or rehome

Stonnington Waste Transfer Station

Hard waste collection

Garbage bin

Drums (metal, empty)

Donate or rehome

Stonnington Waste Transfer Station

Hard waste collection

Dryer lint Garbage bin
DVDs

Stonnington Recycling Stations

Stonnington Waste Transfer Station

Garbage bin

DVD players

Donate or rehome

Stonnington Waste Transfer Station

Hard waste collection

E

Item Where to place item

Earphones and headphones

(wired or wireless)

Stonnington Recycling Stations

Stonnington Waste Transfer Station

Hard waste collection

Eggs and eggshells

Food and green waste bin

Compost at home

Garbage bin

Egg cartons (cardboard) Recycling bin
Electrical appliances (small)

Donate or rehome

Stonnington Waste Transfer Station

Hard waste collection

Electrical appliances (large)

Donate or rehome

Stonnington Waste Transfer Station

Hard waste collection

Electrical chargers, cords and cables

Stonnington Recycling Stations

Stonnington Waste Transfer Station

Hard waste collection

E-waste (small)

e.g. household batteries, USBs, mobile phones, anything with a battery or cord, etc.

Stonnington Recycling Stations

Stonnington Waste Transfer Station

Hard waste collection

E-waste (large)

e.g. cameras, TVs, printers, appliances, anything with a battery or cord, etc.

Stonnington Waste Transfer Station

Hard waste collection

F

Item Where to place item
Face masks (disposable) Garbage bin
Face masks (reusable) Garbage bin
Fats and oils (in containers) Detox Your Home
Fats and oils (absorbed in paper towel or newspaper)

Food and green waste bin

Compost at home

Garbage bin

Fertilisers (in containers) Detox Your Home
Fire extinguishers Detox Your Home

Fish and seafood (fish, prawns, cooked and raw bones, etc.)

Food and green waste bin

Garbage bin

Fish and seafood (hard shell such as oyster shells) Garbage bin
Floppy disks

Stonnington Recycling Stations

Stonnington Waste Transfer Station

Flowers

Food and green waste bin

Compost at home

Garbage bin

Fluorescent tubes and globes

Stonnington Recycling Stations (Toorak and South Yarra Library only)

Stonnington Waste Transfer Station

Flyscreens (metal)

Stonnington Waste Transfer Station

Hard waste collection

Foam underlay

Stonnington Waste Transfer Station

Hard waste collection

Foil (aluminium, scrunched) Recycling bin
Food scraps/waste

Food and green waste bin

Compost at home

Garbage bin

Fridges and freezers

Donate or rehome

Stonnington Waste Transfer Station

Hard waste collection

Fruit/berry punnets (plastic) Recycling bin
Fruit and vegetable scraps/waste

Food and green waste bin

Compost at home

Garbage bin

Fruit/produce bags (soft plastic, remove metal)

Recycle via REDcycle (at your local supermarket)

Garbage bin

Fruit or produce bags (netted) Garbage bin
Fruit/produce bags (reusable fabric) Garbage bin
Frying pan (metal)

Donate or rehome

Stonnington Waste Transfer Station

Hard waste collection

Garbage bin

Fuel (petrol, diesel or kerosene) Detox Your Home
Furniture

Donate or rehome

Stonnington Waste Transfer Station

Hard waste collection

G

Item Where to place item

Garden/green waste (leaves, lawn or grass clippings, weeds and small branches, etc.)

Food and green waste bin

Compost at home

Stonnington Waste Transfer Station

Garbage bin

Gas bottles and canisters (empty)

Find a location

Gas bottles and canisters (full) Detox Your Home

Glass (not bottles or jars, broken)

e.g. drinking glasses, window and mirror glass, vases, etc.

Stonnington Waste Transfer Station

Hard waste collection

Garbage bin

Glass (not bottles or jars, intact) (drinking glasses, window and mirror glass, vases, etc.)

Donate or rehome

Stonnington Waste Transfer Station

Hard waste collection

Garbage bin

Glass bottles (empty) Recycling bin
Glass jars (empty) Recycling bin
Glasses (reading or eye)

Donate via Specsavers

Garbage bin

Glossy paper Recycling bin
Gloves (disposable) Garbage bin
Gloves (fabric)

Donate or rehome

Garbage bin

GPS systems

Stonnington Waste Transfer Station

Hard waste collection

Glues Detox Your Home
Greeting cards (paper only) Recycling bin

H

Item Where to place item
Hair

Food and green waste bin

Compost at home

Garbage bin

Halogen downlights

Stonnington Waste Transfer Station

Hard waste collection

Hay and straw

Food and green waste bin (if clean)

Compost at home

Garbage bin

Headphones/earphones (wired or wireless)

Stonnington Recycling Stations

Stonnington Waste Transfer Station

Hard waste collection

Hearing aids

Donate to Recycled Sound

Stonnington Recycling Stations

Stonnington Waste Transfer Station

Hard waste collection

Herbicides and weed killers (in containers) Detox Your Home
Hi-fi and sound systems

Donate or rehome

Stonnington Waste Transfer Station

Hard waste collection

Home security systems

Stonnington Waste Transfer Station

Hard waste collection

Hoses Garbage bin
Hot water units

Stonnington Waste Transfer Station

Hard waste collection

Household chemicals Detox Your Home

Hygiene and sanitary products (pads, tampons, liners, nappies, etc.)

Garbage bin

I

Item
Where to place item
Ice cream and icy pole sticks (wood) Garbage bin
Ice cream containers and lids (plastic, empty) Recycling bin
Ice cream containers and lids (cardboard with plastic lining) Garbage bin
Insect spray and pesticides (in containers) Detox Your Home
Ink/toner cartridges Officeworks
Inverters (power)

Stonnington Waste Transfer Station

Hard waste collection

Irons (for clothing)

Donate or rehome

Stonnington Waste Transfer Station

Hard waste collection

J

Item
Where to place item
Jars (glass, empty) Recycling bin
Juice cartons (refrigerated) Recycling bin
Juice cartons (long-life and Tetra Pak) Garbage bin
Junk mail Recycling bin

K

Item Where to place item
Kitty litter

Compost at home

Garbage bin

L

Item Where to place item
Laminated paper

Garbage bin

Lamps

Donate or rehome

Stonnington Waste Transfer Station

Hard waste collection

Laptops

Donate or rehome

Stonnington Waste Transfer Station

Hard waste collection

Laptops (in working condition) Donate to Womble Tech
Lawn or grass clippings

Food and green waste bin

Compost at home

Garbage bin

Leaf blowers

Donate or rehome

Stonnington Waste Transfer Station

Hard waste collection

Leaves

Food and green waste bin

Compost at home

Garbage bin

Leftovers (food)

Food and green waste bin

Compost at home

Garbage bin

Lids (metal or plastic)

Left on bottles: Recycling bin

By themselves: Garbage bin

Light bulbs

Stonnington Recycling Stations – Toorak and South Yarra Library only

Stonnington Waste Transfer Station

Hard waste collection

Lollies

Food and green waste bin

Garbage bin

Lolly wrappers Garbage bin
Long-life milk and juice cartons (Tetra Pak) Garbage bin
Lunch boxes (plastic)

Donate or rehome

Recycling bin

back to top

M

Item Where to place item
Magazines

Recycling bin

Make-up or cosmetics containers

TerraCycle via David Jones or MECCA

Garbage bin

Make-up or cosmetics containers (empty) TerraCycle via Priceline
Make-up pads Garbage bin
Massagers and massage chairs

Donate or rehome

Stonnington Waste Transfer Station

Hard waste collection

Margarine or butter containers (plastic, empty) Recycling bin
Mattresses

Donate or rehome

Recycle via Bed Collect, Soft Landing or others

Stonnington Waste Transfer Station

Hard waste collection

Meat, meat scraps, raw and cooked bones

Food and green waste bin

Garbage bin

Meat trays (foam) Garbage bin
Meat trays (plastic, empty) Recycling bin
Medical and clinical waste

Private service

Medicine (unwanted or expired)

Local pharmacy

Detox Your Home

Medicine bottles (plastic or glass, empty) Recycling bin
Metal

Stonnington Waste Transfer Station

Hard waste collection

Milk bottles (plastic, empty) Recycling bin
Milk cartons (refrigerated, empty) Recycling bin
Milk cartons (long-life and Tetra Pak) Garbage bin
Mirrors (broken and wrapped) Garbage bin
Mirrors (intact)

Donate or rehome

Garbage bin

Mobile phones

Recycle via MobileMuster

Donate or rehome

Stonnington Recycling Stations

Stonnington Waste Transfer Station

Hard waste collection

Mobile phone chargers

Recycle via MobileMuster

Stonnington Recycling Stations

Stonnington Waste Transfer Station

Hard waste collection

Motor oil container (full) Detox Your Home
Motor oil container (empty)

Stonnington Waste Transfer Station

Garbage bin

Hard waste collection

Mouse/rat poison (in containers) Detox Your Home
Musical instruments (electric or battery-operated)

Donate or rehome

Stonnington Waste Transfer Station

Hard waste collection

Musical instruments (other)

Donate or rehome

Stonnington Waste Transfer Station

Hard waste collection

Garbage bin

N

Item Where to place item
Nail polish and remover

Detox Your Home

Napkins/serviettes (paper)

Food and green waste bin

Compost at home

Garbage bin

Nappies (empty, bagged) Garbage bin
Newspapers (clean, dry)

Recycling bin

Stonnington Waste Transfer Station

Newspaper (soiled or wet)

Food and green waste bin

Compost at home

Garbage bin

Nuts, shells and seeds

Food and green waste bin

Compost at home

Garbage bin

O

Item Where to place item
Office paper

Recycling bin

Stonnington Waste Transfer Station

Oils (cooking oils absorbed in newspaper or paper towel)

Compost at home

Garbage bin

Oils (cooking oils in containers) Detox Your Home
Oils (motor)

Detox Your Home

Stonnington Waste Transfer Station

Olive pits

Food and green waste bin

Compost at home

Garbage bin

Ovens and stoves

Donate or rehome

Stonnington Waste Transfer Station

Hard waste collection

Oyster shells Garbage bin

P

Item Where to place item

Paint (in containers)

Paintback partners

Paint containers (empty)

Paintback partners

Stonnington Waste Transfer Station

Hard waste collection

Paint stripper Detox Your Home
Pallets (wood)

Donate or rehome

Stonnington Waste Transfer Station

Paper

Recycling bin

Stonnington Waste Transfer Station

Paper (shredded, in a box) Recycling bin
Paper (shredded)

Food and green waste bin (small amounts accepted)

Compost at home

Garbage bin

Paperboard (cereal and tissue boxes)

Recycling bin

Stonnington Waste Transfer Station

Paper bags Recycling bin
Paper towel

Food and green waste bin

Compost at home

Garbage bin

Paper towel roll insert Recycling bin
Pasta and rice

Food and green waste bin

Compost at home

Garbage bin

Pencils and pencil shavings Garbage bin
Pens and markers Officeworks
Perfume bottles (glass or plastic) Garbage bin
Perspex

Hard waste collection

Garbage bin

Pet food

Food and green waste bin

Compost at home

Garbage bin

Pet food tins (empty) Recycling bin
Pet poo

Dedicated pet poo home composting system

Garbage bin

Pharmaceuticals (old) Detox Your Home
Phone books

Recycling bin

Cancel book delivery

Photocopiers

Donate or rehome

Stonnington Waste Transfer Station

Hard waste collection

Photographs Garbage bin
Photograph negatives

Stonnington Recycling Stations

Stonnington Waste Transfer Station

Photograph slides

Stonnington Recycling Stations

Stonnington Waste Transfer Station

Picture frames

Donate or rehome

Stonnington Waste Transfer Station

Hard waste collection

Garbage bin

Pillows

Donate or rehome

Stonnington Waste Transfer Station

Hard waste collection

Garbage bin

Pizza boxes (empty) Recycling bin
Placemats

Donate or rehome

Stonnington Waste Transfer Station

Hard waste collection

Garbage bin

Plant cuttings

Food and green waste bin

Compost at home

Garbage bin

Plant pots (plastic, empty) Recycling bin
Plant pots (ceramic, clay or terracotta)

Donate or rehome

Stonnington Waste Transfer Station

Hard waste collection

Garbage bin

Plasterboard

Stonnington Waste Transfer Station

Hard waste collection

Plastic bags

Recycle via REDcycle (at your local supermarket)

Garbage bin

Plastic bottles (from the kitchen or pantry, laundry or bathroom) Recycling bin
Plastic containers (from the kitchen or pantry, laundry or bathroom) Recycling bin
Plastic garden pots and seed punnets Recycling bin
Plastic strapping Garbage bin

Plastic trays (biscuit, meat, etc.)

Recycling bin

Plastic tubs (butter, margarine, yoghurt, etc.)

Recycling bin
Plastics (other)
Garbage bin
Plastic wrap, cling wrap, cling film (soft plastic, clean and dry)

Recycle via REDcycle (specific brands only at your local supermarket)

Garbage bin

Plastic wrappers (soft plastic)

Recycle via REDcycle (at your local supermarket)

Garbage bin

Polystyrene or styrofoam

Stonnington Waste Transfer Station (for disposal)

Garbage bin

Pool chemicals and salts (in containers) Detox Your Home
Postage bags and satchels (compostable)

Garbage bin

Compost at home

Postage bags and satchels (paper) Recycling bin
Postage bags and satchels (soft plastic)

Recycle via REDcycle (at your local supermarket)

Garbage bin

Pots and pans (metal)

Donate or rehome

Stonnington Waste Transfer Station

Hard waste collection

Garbage bin

Poultry (meat and bones, cooked and raw)

Food and green waste bin

Garbage bin

Power boards

Stonnington Waste Transfer Station

Hard waste collection

Power tools

Stonnington Waste Transfer Station

Hard waste collection

Printer cartridges Officeworks
Printers and scanners

Stonnington Waste Transfer Station

Hard waste collection

Prunings and cuttings (plant material)

Food and green waste bin

Compost at home

Garbage bin

Pump, spray and trigger lids

Left on bottles: Recycling bin

By themselves: Garbage bin

Pyrex (broken, wrapped)

Hard waste collection

Garbage bin

Pyrex (intact)

Donate or rehome

Hard waste collection

Garbage bin

R

Radios

Donate or rehome

Stonnington Waste Transfer Station

Hard waste collection

Rapid Antigen Tests (bagged) Garbage bin

Rat/mouse poison (in containers)

Detox Your Home

Receipt paper

Garbage bin

Records (vinyl)

Donate or rehome

Stonnington Waste Transfer Station

Hard waste collection

Garbage bin

Record players

Donate or rehome

Stonnington Waste Transfer Station

Hard waste collection

Remotes

Stonnington Recycling Stations

Stonnington Waste Transfer Station

Hard waste collection

Reusable bags (soft plastic)

Recycle via REDcycle (at your local supermarket)

Garbage bin

Rice and pasta

Food and green waste bin

Compost at home

Garbage bin

Rubber bands

Garbage bin

back to top

S

Salad

Food and green waste bin

Compost at home

Garbage bin

Sanitary and hygiene products (pads, tampons, liners, nappies, etc.)

Garbage bin

School bags

Donate or rehome

Hard waste collection

Garbage bin

Scrap metal

Stonnington Waste Transfer Station

Hard waste collection

Seafood and fish (fish, prawns, cooked and raw bones, etc.)

 

Food and green waste bin

Garbage bin

Seafood and fish (hard shells such as oyster shells) Garbage bin

Seedling containers (plastic)

Recycling bin

Shelves (metal)

Donate or rehome

Stonnington Waste Transfer Station

Hard waste collection

Shelves (plastic)

Donate or rehome

Stonnington Waste Transfer Station

Hard waste collection

Shoes

Donate or rehome

Recycle via a textiles recycler such as Upparel

Stonnington Waste Transfer Station

Hard waste collection

Garbage bin

Shredded paper

Food and green waste bin (small amounts accepted)

Compost at home

Garbage bin

Shredded paper (in a box) Recycling bin

Smoke alarms

Stonnington Waste Transfer Station

Hard waste collection

Garbage bin

Soft drink bottles (plastic)

Recycling bin

Soft plastics

Recycle via REDcycle at your local supermarket

Garbage bin

Soil and stones

Stonnington Waste Transfer Station

Hard waste collection

Solar panels

Recycle via Ecoactiv or Reclaim PV Recycling

Stonnington Waste Transfer Station

Hard waste collection

Solvents

Detox Your Home

Spirit bottles (glass, empty)

Recycling bin

Sporting goods

Donate to Boots for All

Garbage bin

Spray, trigger and pump lids

Left on bottles: Recycling bin

By themselves: Garbage bin

Staples

Garbage bin

Steel tins and cans

Recycling bin

Steel (not tins and cans)

Stonnington Waste Transfer Station

Hard waste collection

Sticks and twigs

Food and green waste bin

Compost at home

Garbage bin

Stone fruit pits and stones

Food and green waste bin

Compost at home

Garbage bin

Stoves and ovens

Donate or rehome

Stonnington Waste Transfer Station

Hard waste collection

Straw and hay

Food and green waste bin (if clean)

Compost at home

Garbage bin

Straws (paper)

Food and green waste bin

Compost at home

Garbage bin

Straws (plastic) Garbage bin

Straws (reusable metal)

Stonnington Waste Transfer Station

Garbage bin

String/twine (natural)

Garbage bin

String/twine (plastic)

Garbage bin

Syringes

Syringe disposal units

T

Tablets (iPads, etc.)

Donate or rehome

Stonnington Recycling Stations

Stonnington Waste Transfer Station

Hard waste collection

Takeaway containers (cardboard, empty)

Recycling bin

Takeaway containers (cardboard with plastic lining)

Garbage bin

Takeaway containers (compostable)

Garbage bin

Takeaway containers (plastic, empty)

Recycling bin

Tea (loose leaf)

Food and green waste bin

Compost at home

Garbage bin

Tea bags (natural or paper, staples removed)

Compost at home

Garbage bin

Televisions

Donate or rehome

Stonnington Waste Transfer Station

Hard waste collection

Terracotta and ceramic plant pots

Donate or rehome

Stonnington Waste Transfer Station

Hard waste collection

Garbage bin

Tetra Pak (long-life milk or juice cartons)

Garbage bin

Textiles/clothing (good condition)

Donate or rehome

Recycle via a textiles recycler such as Upparel

Stonnington Waste Transfer Station

Hard waste collection

Garbage bin

Textiles and clothing (damaged, worn out or torn)

Recycle via a textiles recycler such as Upparel

Stonnington Waste Transfer Station

Hard waste collection

Garbage bin

Thermostats

Stonnington Recycling Stations

Stonnington Waste Transfer Station

Hard waste collection

Tiles

Stonnington Waste Transfer Station

Hard waste collection

Timber branches and stumps (smaller than 10 cm wide)

Food and green waste bin

Compost at home

Garbage bin

Stonnington Waste Transfer Station

Timber branches and stumps (smaller than 40 cm)

Food and green waste bin

Compost at home

Garbage bin

Stonnington Waste Transfer Station

Timber branches and stumps (larger than 40 cm)

Stonnington Waste Transfer Station

Hard waste collection

Skip bin hire

Private service

Timber (treated wood, fences, etc.)

Stonnington Waste Transfer Station

Skip bin hire

Private service

Tins (metal)

Recycling bin

Tissues

Food and green waste bin

Compost at home

Garbage bin

Toilet paper rolls

Recycling bin

Toner/ink cartridges

Officeworks

Tools (electric or battery-operated)

Donate or rehome

Stonnington Waste Transfer Station

Hard waste collection

Tools (metal)

Stonnington Waste Transfer Station

Hard waste collection

Garbage bin

Toothbrushes and toothpaste tubes

Garbage bin

TerraCycle

Towels

Donate or rehome

Recycle via a textiles recycler such as Upparel

Hard waste collection

Garbage bin

Toys (electric or battery-operated)

Donate or rehome

Stonnington Waste Transfer Station

Hard waste collection

Toys (plastic)

Donate or rehome

Stonnington Waste Transfer Station

Hard waste collection

Garbage bin

Tree branches or roots (smaller than 10cm wide)

Food and green waste bin

Compost at home

Garbage bin

Stonnington Waste Transfer Station

Tree branches or roots (smaller than 40cm wide, bundled)

Food and green waste bin

Compost at home

Garbage bin

Stonnington Waste Transfer Station

Tree branches or roots (larger than 40cm)

Stonnington Waste Transfer Station

Hard waste collection

Skip bin hire

Private service

Trigger, spray and pump lids

Left on bottles: Recycling bin

By themselves: Garbage bin

Tupperware (plastic)

Recycling bin

Tyres (bicycle)

Donate or rehome

Recycle via Recycle Bike Tyres Partners

Stonnington Waste Transfer Station

Hard waste collection

Tyres (car and motorbike)

Recycle via Tyre Stewardship Australia partners

Stonnington Waste Transfer Station

Tyres (truck)

Recycle via Tyre Stewardship Australia partners

Stonnington Waste Transfer Station

Twine/string (natural)

Garbage bin

Twine/string (plastic)

Garbage bin

V

Vacuum cleaner dust (bagged)

Garbage bin

Vacuum cleaners

Donate or rehome

Stonnington Waste Transfer Station

Hard waste collection

Vegetable scraps and waste

Food and green waste bin

Compost at home

Garbage bin

VHS tapes and cases

Stonnington Recycling Stations

Stonnington Waste Transfer Station

Garbage bin

Video/VCR players

Donate or rehome

Stonnington Waste Transfer Station

Hard waste collection

Video game consoles

Donate or rehome

Stonnington Waste Transfer Station

Hard waste collection

Vinyl floor coverings

Donate or rehome

Stonnington Waste Transfer Station

Hard waste collection

Vinyl records

Donate or rehome

Stonnington Waste Transfer Station

Hard waste collection

Garbage bin

W

Watches

Donate or rehome

Stonnington Waste Transfer Station

Hard waste collection

Garbage bin

Wax (cheese, wine bottles, hair removal and furniture etc.)

Garbage bin

Washing machines

Donate or rehome

Stonnington Waste Transfer Station

Hard waste collection

Waxed paper and cardboard

Stonnington Waste Transfer Station

Garbage bin

Weed killers and herbicides

Detox Your Home

Weeds

Food and green waste bin

Compost at home

Garbage bin

Wet or baby wipes

Garbage bin

Whipper snippers

Donate or rehome

Stonnington Waste Transfer Station

Hard waste collection

White goods

Donate or rehome

Stonnington Waste Transfer Station

Hard waste collection

Window glass (wrapped)

Stonnington Waste Transfer Station

Hard waste collection

Garbage bin

Wine bottles (glass, empty)

Recycling bin

Wire

Stonnington Waste Transfer Station

Hard waste collection

Garbage bin

Wood

Stonnington Waste Transfer Station

Hard waste collection

Skip bin hire

Private service

Wooden items (uncoated) (toothpicks, skewers, icy pole sticks, chopsticks, coffee stirrers etc.)

Food and green waste bin

Compost at home

Garbage bin

Wool

Donate or rehome

Garbage bin

Wrapping paper (paper-based)

Recycling bin

Wrapping paper (plastic coated or shiny) Garbage bin

X Y Z

X-rays

Stonnington Recycling Stations

Yoghurt containers/tubs (plastic, empty)

Recycling bin

Zips

Garbage bin