Household rubbish collection

Use Which Bin SA to find out which bin to use for different types of household rubbish. Simply enter your postcode and the name of an item or check an A to Z list.

REDcycle collects soft plastic items that council recycling programs don't handle.

Fact sheets

Detailed information fact sheets are available from Green Industries SA on a broad range of waste disposal and recycling.

At home

The fact sheets cover topics including:

  • clothing and furniture
  • composting and mulching
  • construction materials
  • e-waste
  • hazardous waste
  • plastic bag
  • worm farms.

Check with your local council for additional information on recycling in your area.

Take a look at https://www.whichbin.sa.gov.au/ - enter your suburb and the item you want to recycle to find out which bin it should go in.

At work

The factsheets also provide guidance for businesses to help reduce waste going to landfill. They link to information on:

  • industry assistance programs
  • recycling at work
  • sustainable practices for industry
  • commercial waste services
  • green fitouts
  • public event recycling.

Related information

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    Page last updated 15 December 2021

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