Three Bin System A-Z Guide

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Three-Bin System A to Z Guide

Below you can find the A to Z guide for the three-bin system. Find out which items go into each bin or to alternative drop off points.

View the items below starting with the letter A through to Z.

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Acids Henderson Waste Recovery Park
Aerosol cans  Henderson Waste Recovery Park or Administration Building
Aluminium cans Recycle bin 
Aluminium foil Recycle bin 
Ammonia Henderson Waste Recovery Park
Auto Batteries Henderson Waste Recovery Park
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Band-aids General waste bin
Baskets (cane/wooden) Henderson Waste Recovery Park or bulk waste verge collection 
Baskets (plastic) Henderson Waste Recovery Park or bulk waste verge collection 
Batteries Henderson Waste Recovery Park or any of City libraries
Beer bottles (glass) Recycle bin 
Beer cans  Recycle bin 
Beer cartons Recycle bin 
Beer bottle tops (metal) Recycle bin 
Biscuit wrappers (plastic) REDcycle drop off point or general waste bin 
Blankets Give to charity
Bleaches Henderson Waste Recovery Park
Books Give to charity
Bottles (plastic) Recycle bin 
Bottle tops/lids (plastic) General waste bin
Bottle tops/lids (metal) Recycle bin 
Bread bags REDcycle drop off point or general waste bin 
Bricks Henderson Waste Recovery Park
Broken glass Recycle bin 
Building materials/waste Henderson Waste Recovery Park
Bulky items Henderson Waste Recovery Park or bulk waste verge collection
Butter tubs (plastic) Recycle bin 
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Cans (aluminium/steel) Recycle bin  
Cat litter General waste bin
Candles General waste bin
Cardboard boxes Recycle bin 
Car parts Henderson Waste Recovery Park
Cassette tapes (audio and video) Henderson Waste Recovery Park or bulk waste verge collection
Cellophane REDcycle drop off point or general waste bin
Ceramic (broken plates, tiles, pots) General waste bin
Cereal boxes Recycle bin 
Cereal box liner bags (plastic) REDcycle drop off point or general waste bin 
Cleaning products Henderson Waste Recovery Park
Cling wrap REDcycle drop off point or general waste bin 
Clothing/fabric (reusable) Give to charity
Clothing/fabric (Not reusable) General waste bin
Cockroach bait Henderson Waste Recovery Park
Coffee cups (disposable) General waste bin 
Coffee jars (glass) Recycle bin 
Coffee/Milo tins Recycle bin 
Computer components/accessories Henderson Waste Recovery Park
Computer paper Recycle bin 
Concrete Henderson Waste Recovery Park
Confectionery bags (plastic)  REDcycle drop off point or general waste bin 
Cooking fat General waste bin 
Cork General waste bin
Cotton wool buds General waste bin
Cotton wool General waste bin
Cups and saucers General waste bin
Cutlery (Metal) General waste bin
Cutlery (Plastic) General waste bin
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Detergent bottles (plastic) Recycle bin 
Dirt and soil Henderson Waste Recovery Park
Disposable nappies General waste bin
Drink bottles (glass) Recycle bin 
Drink bottles (plastic) Recycle bin 
Drink cans Recycle bin 
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Egg cartons Recycle bin 
Electrical appliances Henderson Waste Recovery Park or give to charity if working
Electrical equipment Henderson Waste Recovery Park or give to charity if working
Envelopes Recycle bin 
EPIRB locator beacons Henderson Waste Recovery Park
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Fertiliser Henderson Waste Recovery Park
Flares Henderson Waste Recovery Park
Flooring Henderson Waste Recovery Park
Fly tape General waste bin
Foam boxes (small) General waste bin
Foam boxes (large) Henderson Waste Recovery Park 
Foam meat trays General waste bin
Foil Recycle bin 
Food cans/tins Recycle bin 
Food/vegetable scraps General waste bin
Frozen food and vegetable bags (plastic) REDcycle drop off point or general waste bin 
Fruit juice cartons (not silver lined) Recycle bin 
Fruit juice cartons (silver lined) General waste bin 
Furniture (broken) Henderson Waste Recovery Park or bulk waste verge collection
Furniture (intact) Give to charity
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Garden chemicals/poison Henderson Waste Recovery Park
Garden waste (small prunings and grass clippings) Garden organics bin
Garden waste (large) Henderson Waste Recovery Park or bulk garden organics verge collection
Gas cylinders Henderson Waste Recovery Park
Glass bottles/jars Recycle bin 
Glossy magazines/brochures Recycle bin 
Greaseproof paper General waste bin
Greeting cards Recycle bin 
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Hose (garden) Henderson Waste Recovery Park or bulk waste verge collection
Household goods Henderson Waste Recovery Park or bulk waste verge collection
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Ice cream containers (plastic) Recycle bin 
Insecticides Henderson Waste Recovery Park
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Jars (glass) Recycle bin 
Jar lids (metal)  Recycle bin 
Jar lids (plastic) General waste bin 
Juice bottles (plastic) Recycle bin 
Juice cartons (silver lined) General waste bin
Juice cartons (not silver lined) Recycle bin 
Junk (small items) General waste bin
Junk (too large for bin) Henderson Waste Recovery Park or bulk waste verge collection
Junk mail Recycle bin 
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Lids (metal) Recycle bin 
Lids (plastic) General waste bin
Light globes/fluorescent tubes Henderson Waste Recovery Park or any of City libraries
Lolly wrappers REDcycle drop off point or general waste bin 
Long-life cartons (silver lined) General waste bin
Long-life cartons (not silver lined) Recycle bin 
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Magazines Recycle bin 
Manure/animal droppings General waste bin
Margarine tubs (plastic)  Recycle bin 
Meat trays General waste bin
Meat tray pads General waste bin
Medicines Return to pharmacy
Milk bottles (glass) Recycle bin 
Milk bottles (plastic) Recycle bin  
Milk cartons (not silver lined) Recycle bin 
Milk cartons (silver lined) General waste bin 
Mineral turpentine Henderson Waste Recovery Park
Mobile phones Any of City libraries
Motor oil Henderson Waste Recovery Park
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Nappies (disposable) General waste bin
Needles Return to pharmacy
Newspapers Recycle bin 
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Oil (cooking) General waste bin
Oil (motor) Henderson Waste Recovery Park
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Paint  Henderson Waste Recovery Park
Paint tins Henderson Waste Recovery Park
Paper bags Recycle bin  
Paper (not shredded) Recycle bin 
Paper (shredded) General waste bin
Paper towel rolls Recycle bin 
Pasta/rice bags (plastic) REDcycle drop off point or general waste bin 
Pens/biros/textas/pencils General waste bin
Pest control concentrates Henderson Waste Recovery Park
Pet food cans/tins Recycle bin 
Petrol and flammable liquids Henderson Waste Recovery Park
Phone books Recycle bin 
Picture frames (broken) General waste bin
Picture frames (intact) Give to charity
Pizza boxes (clean) Recycle bin 
Pizza boxes (soiled) General waste bin 
Placemats General waste bin
Plastic bottle lids General waste bin
Plastic containers Recycle bin 
Plastic containers (large) Henderson Waste Recovery Park or bulk waste verge collection 
Plastic cutlery  General waste bin
Plastic bags REDcycle drop off point or general waste bin
Plastic plant pots General waste bin
Plastic (soft) REDcycle drop off point or general waste bin
Plate glass Henderson Waste Recovery Park
Poisons (liquid/solid) Henderson Waste Recovery Park
Polystyrene (small items) General waste bin
Polystyrene (large items) Henderson Waste Recovery Park
Pool chemicals Henderson Waste Recovery Park
Pottery General waste bin
Printer cartridges Any of City libraries
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Rat poison Henderson Waste Recovery Park
Rope Henderson Waste Recovery Park or bulk waste verge collection
Rubber tyres Henderson Waste Recovery Park
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Sanitary pads General waste bin
Sauce bottles (glass) Recycle bin 
Sauce bottles (plastic) Recycle bin 
Seedling containers General waste bin
Shampoo bottles (plastic) Recycle bin 
Shoes (reusable) Give to charity
Shoes (not reusable) General waste bin 
Smoke alarms Henderson Waste Recovery Park
Soap General waste bin
Soft drink bottles (glass) Recycle bin 
Soft drink bottles (plastic) Recycle bin 
Soft drink cans Recycle bin 
Soft plastics REDcycle drop off point or general waste bin
Soil Henderson Waste Recovery Park
Spirit bottles Recycle bin 
Steel cans Recycle bin 
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Takeaway food containers (plastic) Recycle bin 
Takeaway food containers (polystyrene) General waste bin 
Tampons General waste bin
Terracotta tiles/pots General waste bin
Timber Henderson Waste Recovery Park or bulk waste verge collection
Timber (treated) Henderson Waste Recovery Park
Tissues General waste bin
Toilet paper rolls (cardboard tube) Recycle bin 
Toothbrushes General waste bin
Toothpaste tubes General waste bin 
Tops (jars/bottles - plastic) General waste bin
Tops (jars/bottles - metal) Recycle bin 
Toys (broken) General waste bin
Toys (intact) Give to charity
Tyres Henderson Waste Recovery Park
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Vacuum cleaner dust General waste bin
Vinyl school bags (broken) General waste bin
Vinyl school bags (intact) Give to charity
Other vinyl (kitchen tiles etc) General waste bin
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Washing powder boxes Recycle bin 
Water bottles (glass) Recycle bin  
Water bottles (plastic) Recycle bin  
Waxed cardboard General waste bin
Waxed paper General waste bin
Weeds Garden organics bin
White goods Henderson Waste Recovery Park or bulk waste verge collection
Windowpanes Henderson Waste Recovery Park 
Wine bottles Recycle bin 
Wood (garden prunings) Garden organics bin
Wooden planks/ furniture Henderson Waste Recovery Park or bulk waste verge collection
Wrapping paper Recycle bin 
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X-rays Henderson Waste Recovery Park
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Yoghurt containers (plastic) Recycle bin 
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