Waste disposal guide

ItemDisposal
Aerosol cans Tamala Park or Balcatta Recycling Centres; Household Hazardous Waste
Air conditionersTamala Park Recycling centre
Aluminium foilRecycling bin (yellow lid)
Ammunition, explosivesIf stable hand in at local police station or call 131 444 for help
Animal litter/bedding wasteGeneral waste bin (red lid)
AsbestosTamala Park tip
AshTamala Park tip
Automotive fluids (coolant, brake fluid)Tamala Park Recycling Centre; Household Hazardous Waste
Baking pans & potsRecycling bin (yellow lid)
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; Tamala Park Recycling Centre
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 usableRecycling bin (yellow lid)
Books - usableCharity Partners - Salvos, Anglicarewa, Vinnies
Boots -work, steel capsTotally work wear
Boxes (polystyrene/ foam)Claw Environmental - expanded polystyrene; Tamala Park Recycling Centre
Boxes - cardboardRecycling bin (yellow lid)
Bricks -reusableTamala Park recycling centre
Bricks brokenNorthsands Resources Lot 6 Wesco Rd, Nowergup, 94074445
Bubble wrapRecycle at Coles and Woolworths Supermarkets
Building materials/wasteNorthsands Resources Lot 6 Wesco Rd, Nowergup, 94074445
CamerasTamala Park Recycling Centre;
Cans (drinks)Recycling bin (yellow lid)
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 (red lid)
Cardboard (boxes and other types)Recycling bin (yellow lid)
Cards (greetings)Recycling bin (yellow lid)
Carpet and underlayBulk hard waste skip
Cartons (non silver-lined milk and juice)Recycling bin (yellow lid)
Cassette tapes (audio and video)Bulk hard waste skip bin; General waste bin (red lid)
CD CasesRecycling bin (yellow lid)
CD'sTamala Park Recycling Centre; General waste red 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; Broken- General waste bin (red lid)
Coffee groundsCompost at home; General waste bin (red lid)
Coffee pods (except nespresso)General waste bin (red lid); Check Nespresso website for details
ConcreteNorthsands Resources Lot 6 Wesco Rd, Nowergup, 94074445
Cooking oil (up to 20litres)Tamala Park Recycling Centre
Cork (Bottles)City of Joondalup Library - Joondalup
Cosmetic jars (glass)Recycling bin (yellow lid)
Crockery/ceramics (plates, pots, cups)Charity Partners - Salvos, Anglicarewa, Vinnies
Crockery/ceramics (plates, pots, cups) BROKENGeneral waste bin (red lid)
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
Doona (good condition)Charity 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 (red lid)
Egg cartonsRecycling bin (yellow lid)
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 5L)Place next to your Recycling bin (yellow lid); Tamala Park Recycling Centre
Engine oil (up to 20L)Tamala Park Recycling Centre
Envelopes (windows removed)Recycling bin (yellow lid)
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
Flowers (no wires or packaging)Compost at home; Green waste bin (lime green lid)
Fluorescent tubes and globesBunnings - Joondalup; House hold Hazardous Waste
Fly tapeGeneral waste bin (red lid)
Food scrapsCompost at home; General waste bin (red lid)
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 pruning's, leaf fall, grass clippings)Compost at home; Green waste bin (lime green lid)
Gas cylinders (lpg/propane/butane only)Tamala Park Recycling Centre; Household Hazardous Waste
Glad wrap (clean)Recycle at Coles, Woolworths and Audi Supermarkets
Glass (bottles and jars) - lids and plastic ring removed Recycling bin (yellow lid)
Glass (framed only e.g. Windows/doors)Tamala Park Recycling Centre (charges may apply)
Glass - BrokenRecycling bin (yellow lid)
Greaseproof paperGeneral waste bin (red lid)
GutteringBulk hard waste skip; Tamala Park recycling centre
Hair (false, wigs , extensions)General waste bin (red lid)
Hair (real)General waste bin (red lid)
Heat packs - gelGeneral waste bin (red lid)
Heat packs - wheatGeneral waste bin (red lid)
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 mailRecycling bin (yellow lid)
KeroseneTamala Park Recycling Centre; Household Hazardous Waste
Laminated paperGeneral waste bin (red lid)
Lawn clippingsGreen waste bin (lime green lid)
Lawn mowerBulk hard waste skip; Tamala Park Recycling centre
Lids - small plastic (bottles, cartons)General waste bin (red lid)
Lids (metal jar, plastic tub)Recycling bin (yellow lid)
Light globesRecycle at Bunnings Warehouse - Joondalup; Ikea - Innaloo, City of Joondalup Libraries - Joondalup and Woodvale
Lolly wrappers (sweet wrappers)Recycle at Coles and Woolworths Supermarkets
Lunch boxes/ TuppawareRecycling bin (yellow lid); Charity Partners
Magazines and brochuresRecycling bin (yellow lid)
Manure/animal droppingsGeneral waste bin (red lid); Compost at home
MattressesBulk mattress collection service; Tamala Park Tip
Meat trays (polystyrene/ foam)General waste bin (red lid)
MedicineReturn to any pharmacy
Metal pots and pansRecycling bin (yellow lid)
Mirrors (broken)Recycling bin (yellow lid)
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 5L sealed can only)Place next to your Recycling bin (yellow lid) on collection day; Tamala Park Recycling Centre
Motor oil (up to 20L)Tamala Park Recycling Centre
Nappies (disposable)General waste bin (red lid)
Nespresso podsCheck Nespresso website for nearest drop off
Oil (cooking)Tamala Park Recycling Centre
Oil (vehicle) up to 5LPlace next to your Recycling bin (yellow lid); Tamala Park Recycling Centre
Package polystyrene (packaging foam)Claw Environmental; Tamala Park Recycling Centre
Paint and solventsTamala Park or Balcatta Recycling Centres: Household Hazardous Waste Section
Paint tins (empty/dry)General waste bin (red lid)
PaperRecycling bin (yellow lid)
Paper (shredded - bagged)General waste bin (red lid)
Paper towels (used)General waste bin (red lid)
Pens/biros/textas/pencilsGeneral waste bin (red lid)
Pest control productsTamala Park Recycling Centre; Household Hazardous Waste
PesticidesHousehold Hazardous Waste
Petrol and dieselTamala Park Recycling Centre; Household Hazardous Waste
Phone booksRecycling bin (yellow lid)
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 (red lid)
PillowsGeneral waste bin (red lid)
Placemats (plastic)General waste bin (red lid); Charity Partners
PlasterboardTamala Park tip
Plastic bags (empty)Recycle at Coles, Woolworths and Audi Supermarket
Plastic containers (food, drink) (clean)Recycling bin (yellow lid)
Plastic plant potsRecycling bin (yellow lid); Tamala Park Recycling Centre
Plastic toys (e.g bucket and spade)Recycling bin (yellow lid)
PoisonsTamala Park Recycling Centre; Household Hazardous Waste
Pool coversTamala Park Tip
Pots and pansRecycling bin (yellow lid)
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 pipe (cut in to 1m lengths)Bulk hard waste skip; General waste bin (red lid)
RopeGeneral waste bin (red lid)
RugsTamala Park Recycling Centre; Charity Partners - Salvos, Anglicarewa, Vinnies
Sanitary productsGeneral waste bin (red lid)
ScannersTamala Park Recycling Centre; E-waste drop off day
Scrap metal (sheeting, wire)Tamala Park Recycling Centre
Seedling containersRecycle at Coles and Woolworths Supermarkets (cleaned)
ShoesCharity Partners - Salvos, Anglicarewa, Vinnies; General waste bin (red lid)
Shoes - work bootsCharity partners for reuse; Totally work wear - Joondalup for recycling
Shower ScreenTamala Park Recycling Centre (charges may apply)
Smoke alarmsTamala Park Recycling Centre; Household Hazardous Waste
SoapGeneral waste bin (red lid)
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 (red lid)
Take away plastic food containers (rinsed)Recycling bin (yellow lid)
Tea leaves and bagsHome composting/garden or General waste bin (red lid)
TelephonesTamala Park Recycling Centre; E-waste drop off day
TelevisionTamala 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 Recycling Centre
Timber (treated)Tamala Park tip
TissuesGeneral waste bin (red lid)
Toilet paper rolls (inner)Recycling bin (yellow lid)
ToolsTamala Park Recycling Centre; Charity Partners - Salvos, Anglicarewa, Vinnies
ToothbrushesGeneral waste bin (red lid); Terracycle recycling program
Toothpaste tubesGeneral waste bin (red lid); 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 (eg bucket and spade)Recycling bin (yellow lid)
TupperwareCharity Partners - Salvos, Anglicarewa, Vinnies; Recycling bin (yellow lid)
Two stroke oil (up to 5L)Place next to Recycling bin (yellow lid) on collection day; Tamala Park Recycling Centre
Two stroke oil (up to 20L)Tamala Park Recycling Centre
TyresTamala Park tip
Vacuum cleaner dustGeneral waste bin (red lid)
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 cardboardRecycling bin (yellow lid)
Waxed paperRecycling bin (yellow lid)
WeedsGreen waste bin (lime green lid)
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 and Woolworths Supermarkets
Wood (broken furniture, lengths, cut-offs)Bulk hard waste skip; Tamala Park tip
Wooden palletsBulk hard waste skip
Wrapping paperRecycling bin (yellow lid)
X-ray filmsDrop off or post to CMA eco-cycle
Yoghurt containers (rinsed)Recycling bin (yellow lid)