Waste disposal guide

ItemDisposal
Aerosol cans Tamala Park or Balcatta Recycling Centres; Household Hazardous Waste
Air conditionersTamala Park Recycling centre
Aluminium foilYellow lid recycling bin
Ammunition, explosivesIf stable hand in at local police station or call 131 444 for help
Animal litter/bedding wasteGeneral waste bin
AsbestosTamala Park tip
AshTamala Park tip
Automotive fluids (coolant, brake fluid)Tamala Park Recycling Centre; Household Hazardous Waste
Baking pans & potsYellow lid recycling bin
Batteries (household)Tamala Park Recycling Centre; City of Joondalup Libraries, Bunnings -Joondalup
Batteries (vehicle)Tamala Park Recycling Centre; Place next to your recycling bin on collection day
Beanbag filling (balls)Claw Environmental - expanded polystyrene
Bicycles (fixed)Tamala Park Recycling Centre; Charity Partners - Salvos, Anglicarewa, Vinnies
Bicycles (broken)Bulk hard waste skip
Blinds and window coveringsBulk hard waste skip; Charity Partners - Salvos, Anglicarewa, Vinnies
Books - non usableYellow lid recycling bin
Books - usableCharity Partners - Salvos, Anglicarewa, Vinnies
Boots -work, steel capsTotally work wear
Boxes (polystyrene/ foam)Claw Environmental - expanded polystyrene
Boxes - cardboardYellow lid recycling bin
Bricks -reusableTamala Park recycling centre
Bricks brokenNorthsands Resources Lot 6 Wesco Rd, Nowergup, 94074445
Bubble wrapRecycle at Coles Supermarkets
Building materials/wasteNorthsands Resources Lot 6 Wesco Rd, Nowergup, 94074445
CamerasTamala Park Recycling Centre;
Cans (drinks)Yellow lid recycling bin
Car baby seatTamala Park Recycling Centre; Charity Partners - Salvos, Anglicarewa, Vinnies
Car parts (gear boxes, engine blocks or panels)Tamala Park recycling centre; Vehicle wreckers
Carbon paperGeneral waste bin
Cardboard (boxes and other types)Yellow lid recycling bin
Cards (greetings)Yellow lid recycling bin
Carpet and underlayBulk hard waste skip
Cartons (non silver-lined milk and juice)Yellow lid recycling bin
Cassette tapes (audio and video)Tamala Park recycling centre
CD CasesYellow Lid recycling bin
CD'sTamala Park Recycling Centre; General waste green lid bin;
Chemical bottlesTamala Park recycling centre; Household Hazardous Waste
Christmas tree (artificial)Tamala Park recycling centre; Bulk hard waste skip
Christmas tree (live)Green waste verge collection; Wangara Greens Recycling Facility
Coat hangersCharity Partners - Salvos, Anglicarewa, Vinnies;borken- general wast bin
Coffee groundsCompost at home; Green lid bin
Coffee pods (except nespresso)General waste green lid bin; Check Nespresso website for details
ConcreteNorthsands Resources Lot 6 Wesco Rd, Nowergup, 94074445
Cooking oil (up to 20litres)Tamala Park Recycling Centre
CorkCity of Joondalup Library -Joondalup
Cosmetic jars (glass)Yellow lid recycling bin
Crockery/ceramics (plates, pots, cups)Charity Partners - Salvos, Anglicarewa, Vinnies
Crockery/ceramics (plates, pots, cups) BROKENGeneral Waste bin
Cutlery (metal)Charity Partners - Salvos, Anglicarewa, Vinnies
Diesel and petrolTamala Park Recycling Centre; Household Hazardous Waste
Dirt/soil/clean fillNorthsands Resources Lot 6 Wesco Rd, Nowergup, 94074445
DoonaCharity Clothing and Textiles Drop off day; Charity Partners - Salvos, Anglicarewa, Vinnies
DVD playerTamala Park Recycling Centre; E-waste drop off day
DVDsTamala Park Recycling Centre
DVDs brokenGeneral Waste bin
Egg cartonsYellow lid recycling bin
Electric blanketsTamala Park Recycling Centre; 
Electrical appliances (small)Tamala Park Recycling Centre;
Electronic devices (e-waste)Tamala Park Recycling Centre; E-waste drop off day
Engine oil (up to 5 litres)Place next to your yellow lid recycling bin; Tamala Park Recycling Centre
Envelopes (windows removed)Yellow lid recycling bin
Exercise equipmentBulk hard waste skip
Exercise equipment (in working order)Tamala Park recycling centre
Fire extinguishersTamala Park Recycling Centre; Household Hazardous Waste
FlaresTamala Park Recycling Centre; Household Hazardous Waste
FlowersCompost at home; General waste bin
Fluorescent tubes and globesBunnings - Joondalup; House hold Hazardous Waste
Fly tapeGeneral Waste bin
Food scrapsCompost at home; General waste bin
Furniture (broken)Bulk hard waste skip
Furniture (suitable for reuse)Charity Partners - Salvos, Anglicarewa, Vinnies
Garden waste (larger branches, logs, roots)Green waste verge collection; Wangara Greens Recycling Facility
Garden waste (small prunings, leaf fall, grass clippings)Compost at home; General waste bin
Gas cylinders (lpg/propane/butane only)Tamala Park Recycling Centre; Household Hazardous Waste
Glad wrap (clean)Recycle at Coles Supermarkets
Glass (bottles and jars) - lids and plastic ring removed Yellow lid recycling bin
Glass (framed only e.g. Windows/doors)Tamala Park Recycling Centre
Glass - BrokenYellow lid recycling bin
Greaseproof paperGeneral waste bin
GutteringBulk hard waste skip; Tamala Park recycling centre
Hair (false, wigs , extensions)General waste bin
Hair (real)General waste bin
Heat packs - gelGeneral waste bin
Heat packs -wheatGeneral waste bin
Hose piping (reticulation or pipe)Bulk hard waste skip; Tamala Park tip
Household batteriesCity of Joondalup Libraries; Tamala Park Recycling Centre
Household hazardous wasteTamala Park Recycling Centre; Household Hazardous Waste
Ink cartridgesAustralia Post outlets; City of Joondalup libraries- Joondalup and Woodvale
InsecticidesTamala Park Recycling Centre; Household Hazardous Waste
JewelleryCharity Partners - Salvos, Anglicarewa, Vinnies
Junk mailYellow lid recycling bin
KeroseneTamala Park Recycling Centre; Household Hazardous Waste
Laminated paperGeneral waste bin
Lawn clippingsGeneral waste bin
Lawn mowerBulk hard waste skip; Tamala Park Recycling centre
Lids - small plastic (bottles, cartons)General Waste bin
Lids (metal jar, plastic tub)Yellow lid recycling bin
Light globesRecycle at Bunnings Warehouse - Joondalup; Ikea - Innaloo, City of Joondalup Libraries - Joondalup and Woodvale
Lolly wrappers (sweet wrappers)Recycle at Coles Supermarket
Lunch boxes/ TuppawareYellow lid recycling bin; Charity Partners
Magazines and brochuresYellow lid recycling bin
Manure/animal droppingsGeneral waste bin; Compost at home
MattressesBulk mattress collection service; Tamala Park Tip
Meat trays (polystyrene/ foam)General waste bin
MedicineReturn to any pharmacy
Metal pots and pansYellow lid recycling bin
Mirrors (broken)Yellow lid recycling bin
Mirrors (framed/whole)Tamala Park Recycling Centre; Charity Partners - Salvos, Anglicarewa, Vinnies
Mobile phonesReturn through mobile phone retailers; City of Joondalup Libraries
Motor oil (1x 5lt sealed can only)Place next to your yellow lid bin on collection day; Tamala Park Recycling Centre
Nappies (disposable)General waste bin
Nespresso podsCheck Nespresso website for nearest drop off
Oil (cooking)Tamala Park Recycling Centre
Oil (vehicle) up to 5 LitresPlace next to your yellow lid recycling bin; Tamala Park Recycling Centre
Package polystyrene (packaging foam)Claw Environmental; Tamala Park Recycling Centre
Paint and solventsTamala Park Recycling Centre; Household Hazardous Waste
Paint tins (empty/dry)Yellow lid recycling bin
PaperYellow lid recycling bin
Paper (shredded)General waste bin
Paper towels (used)General waste bin
Pens/biros/textas/pencilsGeneral waste bin
Pest control productsTamala Park Recycling Centre; Household Hazardous Waste
PesticidesHousehold Hazardous Waste
Petrol and dieselTamala Park Recycling Centre; Household Hazardous Waste
Phone booksYellow lid recycling bin
PhotocopiersTamala Park Recycling Centre; E-waste drop off day
Picture framesTamala Park Recycling Centre; Charity Partners - Salvos, Anglicarewa, Vinnies
Picture frames (broken)Bulk hard waste skip bin; General waste bin
PillowsGeneral waste bin
Placemats (plastic)General waste bin; Charity Partners
PlasterboardTamala Park tip
Plastic bags (empty)Recycle at Coles Supermarket
Plastic containers (food, drink) (clean)Yellow lid recycling bin
Plastic plant potsYellow lid recycling bin; Tamala Park Recycling Centre
Plastic toys (e.g bucket and spade)Yellow lid recycling bin
PoisonsTamala Park Recycling Centre; Household Hazardous Waste
Pool coversTamala Park Tip
Pots and pansYellow lid recycling bin
PotteryCharity Partners; Tamala Park Recycling Centre
Prams/pushchairsCharity Partners; Tamala Park Recycling Centre
Prams/pushchairs - brokenBulk hard waste skip bin; Tamala park tip
Printer cartridgesRecycle at Australia Post stores; City of Joondalup Libraries- Joondalup and Woodvale
PrintersTamala Park Recycling Centre; E-waste drop off day
ProjectorsTamala Park Recycling Centre; E-waste drop off day
PVC (windows, doors)Tamala Park tip
Pyrex (ovenware)Tamala Park Recycling Centre; Charity Partners - Salvos, Anglicarewa, Vinnies
RadiosTamala Park Recycling Centre; E-waste drop off day
Railway SleepersTamala Park Recycling Centre; Take to Mountain Movers
Refrigerators and freezersBulk white good collection service; Tamala Park Recycling Centre
Reticulation pipeBulk hard waste skip; General Waste bin
RopeGeneral waste bin
RugsTamala Park Recycling Centre; Charity Partners - Salvos, Anglicarewa, Vinnies
Sanitary productsGeneral waste bin
ScannersTamala Park Recycling Centre; E-waste drop off day
Scrap metal (sheeting, wire)Tamala Park Recycling Centre
Seedling containersRecycle at Coles Supermarkets
ShoesCharity Partners - Salvos, Anglicarewa, Vinnies
Shoes - work bootsCharity partners for reuse; Totally work wear - Joondalup for recycling
Shower ScreenTamala park tip
Smoke alarmsTamala Park Recycling Centre; Household Hazardous Waste
SoapGeneral waste bin
SoilNorthsands Resources Lot 6 Wesco Rd, Nowergup, 94074445
SpectaclesCharity Partners - Salvos, Anglicarewa, Vinnies
Sporting goodsCharity Partners; Bulk hard waste skip bin
SuitcasesBulk hard waste skip bin; Charity Partners - Salvos, Anglicarewa, Vinnies
Syringes and needlesInside impervious containers - return to chemist
Take away paper food containersGeneral waste bin
Take away plastic food containers (rinsed)Yellow lid recycling bin
Tea leaves and bagshome composting/garden or general waste bin
TelephonesTamala Park Recycling Centre; E-waste drop off day
TelevisonTamala Park Recycling Centre; E-waste drop off day
Thermometers (mercury)Tamala Park Recycling Centre; Household Hazardous Waste
TilesTamala Park Recycling Centre
Tiles - BrokenTamala Park tip
TimberTamala Park Recycing Centre
Timber (treated)Tamala Park tip
TissuesGeneral waste bin
Toilet paper rolls (inner)Yellow lid recycling bin
ToolsTamala Park Recycling Centre; Charity Partners - Salvos, Anglicarewa, Vinnies
ToothbrushesGeneral waste bin; Terracycle recycling program
Toothpaste tubesGeneral waste bin; Terracycle recycling program
Toys (broken)Bulk hard waste skip bin; Tamala Park tip
Toys (electronic)Bulk hard waste skip; Charity Partners - Salvos, Anglicarewa, Vinnies
Toys (good working order)Charity Partners - Salvos, Anglicarewa, Vinnies
Toys plastic (e.g bucket and spade)Yellow lid recycling bin
TupperwareCharity Partners - Salvos, Anglicarewa, Vinnies; recycling bin
Two stroke oil (up to 5 litres)Place next to recycling bin on collection day; Tamala Park Recycling Centre
TyresTamala Park tip
Vacuum cleaner dustGeneral waste bin
Vehicle oil (up to 5 litres)Place next to recycling bin on collection day; Tamala Park Recycling Centre
Video playerTamala Park Recycling Centre; E-waste drop off day
Video tapesE-waste drop off day
VinylBulk hard waste skip bin; Charity Partners - Salvos, Anglicarewa, Vinnies
Waxed cardboardYellow lid recycling bin
Waxed paperYellow lid recycling bin
WeedsGeneral waste bin
Wheel ChairsTamala Park Recycling Centre, Charity Partners - Salvos, Anglicarewa, Vinnies
Wheelbarrow (tyre removed)Bulk hard waste skip; Tamala Park Recycling Centre
White goodsBulk white good collection service; Tamala Park Recycling Centre
Wine bladders pourer removedRecycle at Coles Supermarkets
Wood (broken furniture, lengths, cut-offs)Bulk hard waste skip; Tamala Park tip
Wooden palletsBulk hard waste skip
Wrapping paperYellow lid recycling bin
X-ray filmsDrop off or post to CMA eco-cycle
Yoghurt containers (rinsed)Yellow lid recycling bin