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Paper

What to do with it?

Can be placed in the recycling bin once the kerbside recycling collection resumes.

Currently can be dropped off at the Drysdale or Geelong Resource Recovery Centres.



What to do with it?

Can be placed in the recycling bin once the kerbside recycling collection resumes.

Currently can be dropped off at the Drysdale or Geelong Resource Recovery Centres.




What to do with it?

Confectionary wrappers can not be recycled in your yellow lid recycling bin.

It can be recycled at specially marked bins at participating Coles supermarkets.


Did you know?

The material will be collected and processed by RED Group and then shipped to Australian-based manufacturer Replas where it will be reprocessed into amazing new products.



What to do with it?

Can be placed in the recycling bin once the kerbside recycling collection resumes.

Currently can be dropped off at the Drysdale or Geelong Resource Recovery Centres.



What to do with it?

Can be placed in the recycling bin once the kerbside recycling collection resumes.

Currently can be dropped off for recycling at the Drysdale or Geelong Resource Recovery Centres.



What to do with it?

Junk mail can be placed in the recycling bin once the kerbside recycling collection resumes.

Currently can be dropped off for recycling at the Drysdale or Geelong Resource Recovery Centres.

What to do with it?

Can be placed in the recycling bin once the kerbside recycling collection resumes.

Currently can be dropped off for recycling at the Drysdale or Geelong Resource Recovery Centres.

What to do with it?

With the closure of the SKM Recycling facility all kerbside recycling cannot be sorted and is temporarily going to landfill.


Did you know?

Alternatively, there are a number of recycling options available for some items during the current kerbside recycling disruption. These include:

  • Soft plastics such as bread bags, biscuit packet wrappers, pasta and rice bags, frozen food and veggie bags can continue to be dropped off at participating Coles and Woolworths supermarkets. See the full list.
  • Cardboard (excluding Tetra Pak packaging), paper, metal and aluminium cans can be dropped off for recycling at the Drysdale and Geelong Resource Recovery Centres.
  • Polystyrene packaging can be dropped off at the Geelong Resource Recovery Centre.

Wherever possible residents are encouraged to reduce their recycling by:

  • avoiding products packaged in glass or plastic
  • purchasing products packaged in metal and aluminium cans, paper or cardboard.


What to do with it?

With the closure of the SKM Recycling facility all kerbside recycling cannot be sorted and is temporarily going to landfill.


Did you know?

Alternatively, there are a number of recycling options available for some items during the current kerbside recycling disruption. These include:

  • Soft plastics such as bread bags, biscuit packet wrappers, pasta and rice bags, frozen food and veggie bags can continue to be dropped off at participating Coles and Woolworths supermarkets. See the full list.
  • Cardboard (excluding Tetra Pak packaging), paper, metal and aluminium cans can be dropped off for recycling at the Drysdale and Geelong Resource Recovery Centres.
  • Polystyrene packaging can be dropped off at the Geelong Resource Recovery Centre.

Wherever possible residents are encouraged to reduce their recycling by:

  • avoiding products packaged in glass or plastic
  • purchasing products packaged in metal and aluminium cans, paper or cardboard.


What to do with it?

Office paper can be dropped off at the Geelong or Drysdale Resource Recovery centres.


Did you know?




What to do with it?

With the closure of the SKM Recycling facility all kerbside recycling cannot be sorted and is temporarily going to landfill.


Did you know?

Alternatively, there are a number of recycling options available for some items during the current kerbside recycling disruption. These include:

  • Soft plastics such as bread bags, biscuit packet wrappers, pasta and rice bags, frozen food and veggie bags can continue to be dropped off at participating Coles and Woolworths supermarkets. See the full list.
  • Cardboard (excluding Tetra Pak packaging), paper, metal and aluminium cans can be dropped off for recycling at the Drysdale and Geelong Resource Recovery Centres.
  • Polystyrene packaging can be dropped off at the Geelong Resource Recovery Centre.

Wherever possible residents are encouraged to reduce their recycling by:

  • avoiding products packaged in glass or plastic
  • purchasing products packaged in metal and aluminium cans, paper or cardboard.


What to do with it?

With the closure of the SKM Recycling facility all kerbside recycling cannot be sorted and is temporarily going to landfill.


Did you know?

Alternatively, there are a number of recycling options available for some items during the current kerbside recycling disruption. These include:

  • Soft plastics such as bread bags, biscuit packet wrappers, pasta and rice bags, frozen food and veggie bags can continue to be dropped off at participating Coles and Woolworths supermarkets. See the full list.
  • Cardboard (excluding Tetra Pak packaging), paper, metal and aluminium cans can be dropped off for recycling at the Drysdale and Geelong Resource Recovery Centres.
  • Polystyrene packaging can be dropped off at the Geelong Resource Recovery Centre.

Wherever possible residents are encouraged to reduce their recycling by:

  • avoiding products packaged in glass or plastic
  • purchasing products packaged in metal and aluminium cans, paper or cardboard.


What to do with it?

Place in the household garbage bin



What to do with it?

With the closure of the SKM Recycling facility all kerbside recycling cannot be sorted and is temporarily going to landfill.


Did you know?

Alternatively, there are a number of recycling options available for some items during the current kerbside recycling disruption. These include:

  • Soft plastics such as bread bags, biscuit packet wrappers, pasta and rice bags, frozen food and veggie bags can continue to be dropped off at participating Coles and Woolworths supermarkets. See the full list.
  • Cardboard (excluding Tetra Pak packaging), paper, metal and aluminium cans can be dropped off for recycling at the Drysdale and Geelong Resource Recovery Centres.
  • Polystyrene packaging can be dropped off at the Geelong Resource Recovery Centre.

Wherever possible residents are encouraged to reduce their recycling by:

  • avoiding products packaged in glass or plastic
  • purchasing products packaged in metal and aluminium cans, paper or cardboard.


What to do with it?

With the closure of the SKM Recycling facility all kerbside recycling cannot be sorted and is temporarily going to landfill.


Did you know?

Alternatively, there are a number of recycling options available for some items during the current kerbside recycling disruption. These include:

  • Soft plastics such as bread bags, biscuit packet wrappers, pasta and rice bags, frozen food and veggie bags can continue to be dropped off at participating Coles and Woolworths supermarkets. See the full list.
  • Cardboard (excluding Tetra Pak packaging), paper, metal and aluminium cans can be dropped off for recycling at the Drysdale and Geelong Resource Recovery Centres.
  • Polystyrene packaging can be dropped off at the Geelong Resource Recovery Centre.

Wherever possible residents are encouraged to reduce their recycling by:

  • avoiding products packaged in glass or plastic
  • purchasing products packaged in metal and aluminium cans, paper or cardboard.


What to do with it?

With the closure of the SKM Recycling facility all kerbside recycling cannot be sorted and is temporarily going to landfill.


Did you know?

Alternatively, there are a number of recycling options available for some items during the current kerbside recycling disruption. These include:

  • Soft plastics such as bread bags, biscuit packet wrappers, pasta and rice bags, frozen food and veggie bags can continue to be dropped off at participating Coles and Woolworths supermarkets. See the full list.
  • Cardboard (excluding Tetra Pak packaging), paper, metal and aluminium cans can be dropped off for recycling at the Drysdale and Geelong Resource Recovery Centres.
  • Polystyrene packaging can be dropped off at the Geelong Resource Recovery Centre.

Wherever possible residents are encouraged to reduce their recycling by:

  • avoiding products packaged in glass or plastic
  • purchasing products packaged in metal and aluminium cans, paper or cardboard.


What to do with it?

With the closure of the SKM Recycling facility all kerbside recycling cannot be sorted and is temporarily going to landfill.


Did you know?

Alternatively, there are a number of recycling options available for some items during the current kerbside recycling disruption. These include:

  • Soft plastics such as bread bags, biscuit packet wrappers, pasta and rice bags, frozen food and veggie bags can continue to be dropped off at participating Coles and Woolworths supermarkets. See the full list.
  • Cardboard (excluding Tetra Pak packaging), paper, metal and aluminium cans can be dropped off for recycling at the Drysdale and Geelong Resource Recovery Centres.
  • Polystyrene packaging can be dropped off at the Geelong Resource Recovery Centre.

Wherever possible residents are encouraged to reduce their recycling by:

  • avoiding products packaged in glass or plastic
  • purchasing products packaged in metal and aluminium cans, paper or cardboard.


What to do with it?

With the closure of the SKM Recycling facility all kerbside recycling cannot be sorted and is temporarily going to landfill.


Did you know?

Alternatively, there are a number of recycling options available for some items during the current kerbside recycling disruption. These include:

  • Soft plastics such as bread bags, biscuit packet wrappers, pasta and rice bags, frozen food and veggie bags can continue to be dropped off at participating Coles and Woolworths supermarkets. See the full list.
  • Cardboard (excluding Tetra Pak packaging), paper, metal and aluminium cans can be dropped off for recycling at the Drysdale and Geelong Resource Recovery Centres.
  • Polystyrene packaging can be dropped off at the Geelong Resource Recovery Centre.

Wherever possible residents are encouraged to reduce their recycling by:

  • avoiding products packaged in glass or plastic
  • purchasing products packaged in metal and aluminium cans, paper or cardboard.


What to do with it?

Put in the red lid garbage bin.



What to do with it?

With the closure of the SKM Recycling facility all kerbside recycling cannot be sorted and is temporarily going to landfill.


Did you know?

Alternatively, there are a number of recycling options available for some items during the current kerbside recycling disruption. These include:

  • Soft plastics such as bread bags, biscuit packet wrappers, pasta and rice bags, frozen food and veggie bags can continue to be dropped off at participating Coles and Woolworths supermarkets. See the full list.
  • Cardboard (excluding Tetra Pak packaging), paper, metal and aluminium cans can be dropped off for recycling at the Drysdale and Geelong Resource Recovery Centres.
  • Polystyrene packaging can be dropped off at the Geelong Resource Recovery Centre.

Wherever possible residents are encouraged to reduce their recycling by:

  • avoiding products packaged in glass or plastic
  • purchasing products packaged in metal and aluminium cans, paper or cardboard.