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What to do with it?

Place blister packs in your rubbish bin.

 

 

 



What to do with it?

Small quantities can be dropped off free to local construction recyclers Regional Recycle at 313 Hamilton Highway, Fyansford, VIC.

Call before you visit to ensure they are still able to accept material: 0421 174 360



What to do with it?

Take to the Drysdale or Geelong Resource Recovery Centres. Fees will apply.



What to do with it?

Drop off at resource recovery centres. Fees apply.


Did you know?

A maximum of 10 car tyres per transaction at the Drysdale Resources Recovery Centre.

What to do with it?

Cellophane from bunches of flowers (cut into A3 size pieces) can be dropped off at participating Coles and Woolworths supermarkets.


Did you know?

Find out what other items can be recycled through the REDcycle program.

What to do with it?

Drop it off for free at the Geelong Resource Recovery Centre in Douro St North Geelong.



What to do with it?

Disposable gloves (latex and rubber) are not recyclable and should be placed in your general waste bin.

What to do with it?

Empty disposal lighters go in the rubbish bin.

What to do with it?

Any general waste bin and any type of bag can be used for the disposal of dog poo.



What to do with it?

Place in the rubbish bin.

What to do with it?

Handbags and school bags cannot be recycled through your kerbside recycling bin.

Handbags unsuitable for reuse or resale should be placed in your waste bin.



What to do with it?

Bag each item and take to the Drysdale Resource Recovery Centre. Disposal fee applies.



What to do with it?

Take out out-of-date and unwanted medicines to your local pharmacy.


Did you know?

Known as the Return Unwanted Medicines (RUM) Project, the national scheme provides for unwanted and out-of-date medicines to be collected by community pharmacies from consumers.



What to do with it?

Bag each item and take to the Drysdale Resource Recovery Centre. Disposal fee applies.



What to do with it?

Printer cartridges can not be recycled through your yellow lid recycling bin.


Did you know?

Printer cartridges can be dropped off for recycling at a number of retail outlets.

Find your local drop off collection point.



What to do with it?

Used RATs may only be disposed of in general waste bins, they must not be placed in recycling bins.

You can recycle the cardboard packaging and instructions.


Did you know?

More information can be found from the EPA website.

What to do with it?

Rocks should not be placed in your green waste bin.

Larger rocks or stones should be taken to the Drysdale or Geelong Resource Recovery centres for disposal. Charges apply.



What to do with it?

Put in your red general rubbish bin. 

Did you know?

While rubber foam cannot be recycled in Geelong, white polystyrene foam can be dropped off for free at our Geelong Resource Recovery Centre.

What to do with it?

Place in the household rubbish bin.

What to do with it?

TerraCycle and Colgate® have partnered to create a free recycling program for oral care product packaging as well as a fundraising opportunity for participants.

Tooth brushes cannot be recycled in your yellow lid recycling bin.


Did you know?

Visit Terracycle for details.

What to do with it?

Put in a bag or wrap in paper and put in the red lid rubbish bin.