Radios

Receipts (paper)

Records (vinyl)

  • Reuse by selling online, giving away or donating to your local charity or op-shop
  • Dispose of in your household waste bin (dark green lid)

Remotes

Reusable bags (plastic)

Rice and pasta

Rubber bands

Salad and dressing

Sanitary products

  • Avoid waste by using reusable options eg. cups, period pants and washable pads
  • Dispose of in your household waste bin (dark green lid)

Satellite navigation systems (GPS)

Sawdust

Seafood (fish, prawns, etc.) (no oyster shells or cooked bones)

Note: cooked bones and oyster shells need to be disposed of in your household waste bin (dark green lid)

Shelving units (metal frame)

Shoes

  • Reduce waste by using conditioner/weather protectant to increase the life of your shoes
  • Reuse by selling online, giving away or donating to your local charity or op-shop
  • Dispose of in your household waste bin (dark green lid)

Shredded paper

Smoke alarms

Soft/flexible plastics (bags and wrappings)

Note: these are not accepted in your recycling bin.

Solar panels and energy storage systems

Spoiled/off food

Sporting goods

Steel (e.g. food cans)

Steel wool

Sticks/twigs

  • Recycle in your FOGO bin (bin with lime green lid)

Stone fruit seed/stone

  • Recycle in your FOGO bin (lime green lid)

Straw (hay)

Straws (plastic, disposable)

  • Avoid waste by carrying a metal or bamboo reuseable straw and declining a plastic straw
  • Dispose of in your household waste bin (dark green lid)

Swimming pool salt bags (empty)

Note: These are not accepted in your recycling bin.

Syringes

Note: never put syringes in any council bins.