Waste disposal guide

ItemDisposalOther information
Acids Household Hazardous WasteTamala Park Recycle Centre; Recycling Centre Balcatta.
Aerosol cans Household Hazardous WasteTamala Park Recycle Centre; Recycling Centre Balcatta.
Air conditionersOn demand bulk waste collection service Call 9449 3363 to arrange the collection of a maximum of 4 whitegoods per financial year.
Aluminium cansRecycling Bin (yellow lid); OtherContainers for Change
Aluminium foilRecycling Bin (Yellow lid); general waste bin (Red lid)Clean aluminium foil should be scrunched into balls of at least 5cm diameter and placed in the recycling bin. If the foil has been contaminated with food it should be placed in the general waste bin.
Ammonia Household Hazardous WasteTamala Park Recycle Centre; Recycling Centre Balcatta.
Ammunition, explosivesOtherIf stable hand in at local police station or call 131 444 for help
Animal droppingsGeneral waste bin (red lid); OtherCompost at home
Animal litter/bedding wasteGeneral waste bin (red lid)
Asbestos Household Hazardous WasteTamala Park Recycle Centre; Recycling Centre Balcatta.
Ash (cooled)General waste bin (red lid)Sprinkle on garden if from clean wood.
Auto Batteries Household Hazardous WasteTamala Park Recycle Centre; Recycling Centre Balcatta.
Automotive fluids (coolant, brake fluid) Household Hazardous WasteTamala Park Recycle Centre; Recycling Centre Balcatta.
Baking pans & pots Bulk hard waste skip bin; OtherCharity Partners; Tamala Park Recycling Centre; Recycling Centre Balcatta
Baking pans & pots (broken)Bulk hard waste skip bin; General waste bin (red lid)
BalloonsGeneral waste bin (red lid)
Bamboo utensils and skewersGeneral waste bin (red lid)
Band-AidsGeneral waste bin (red lid)
Barbecue Charcoal (cooled)General waste bin (red lid)
BarbecuesBulk hard waste skip bin; OtherTamala Park Recycling Centre; Recycling Centre Balcatta fees may apply
BasketsGeneral waste bin (red lid); OtherCharity Partners; Tamala Park Recycling Centre; Recycling Centre Balcatta
Batteries Household Hazardous WasteTamala Park Recycle Centre; Recycling Centre Balcatta.
Batteries (vehicle) Household Hazardous WasteTamala Park Recycle Centre; Recycling Centre Balcatta.
Beads (Bean bag/Cushion/Packing/polystyrene)General waste bin (red lid); OtherClaw Environmental
Beer bottlesRecycling Bin (yellow lid); OtherContainers for Change
Beer cansRecycling Bin (yellow lid); OtherContainers for Change
Beer cartonsRecycling Bin (Yellow lid)
BicyclesOtherTamala Park Recycling Centre; Charity Partners
Bicycles and bike parts (broken)Bulk hard waste skip bin
Black plastic containersGeneral waste bin (red lid)
BlanketsGeneral waste bin (red lid); OtherCharity Partners; Tamala Park Recycling Centre; Recycling Centre Balcatta; Pet Rescue Centres
Bleaches Household Hazardous WasteTamala Park Recycle Centre; Recycling Centre Balcatta.
Blinds (vertical and venetian)Bulk hard waste skip bin; OtherTamala Park Recycling Centre; Recycling Centre Balcatta fees may apply
Blister packsGeneral waste bin (red lid)
Bones and shellsGeneral waste bin (red lid)
BooksGeneral waste bin (red lid); OtherCharity Partners; Tamala Park Recycling Centre; Recycling Centre Balcatta
Boots -work, steel capsGeneral waste bin (red lid); OtherCharity partners; Totally Work Wear
Bottle tops/lidsGeneral waste bin (red lid); OtherSave up and take to green batch
Bottles (Plastic and glass)Recycling Bin (Yellow lid); OtherContainers for Change
Boxes - cardboardRecycling Bin (Yellow lid)Tamala Park Recycling Centre
BranchesGreens waste bin (lime green lid); OtherBulk verge green waste collection, Wangara Greens Recycling Centre (use vouchers, weekends only)
BreadGeneral waste bin (red lid); OtherBokashi bucket composting
Bread bag tagsGeneral waste bin (red lid); OtherCollect for bread bags for wheelchairs charity
Bricks brokenOtherTamala Park tip; Northsands Resources; Quinns Quarry - charges may apply
Bricks reusableOtherTamala Park tip; Northsands Resources; Quinns Quarry - charges may apply; Marketplace Social Media
Bubble wrapGeneral waste bin (red lid); OtherColes and Woolworths Supermarkets look for the REDcycle collection bin at the front of the store.
Building materials/waste (C&D)OtherTamala Park tip; Northsands Resources; Quinns Quarry - charges may apply
Cameras (photograph)E-waste; otherE-waste drop off events; Tamala Park Recycling Centre; Recycling Centre Balcatta.
Candles and candle waxGeneral waste bin (red lid)
Cans (drinks)Recycling Bin (yellow lid); OtherContainers for Change
Car baby seatBulk hard waste skip bin
Car parts (gear boxes, engine blocks or panels)OtherTamala Park Recycling Centre - charges may apply; Vehicle wreckers
Car restraintsGeneral waste bin (red lid)
Carbon paperGeneral waste bin (red lid)
Cardboard (boxes & other types)Recycling Bin (Yellow lid)Tamala Park Recycle Centre; Recycling Centre Balcatta.
Cards (greetings)Recycling Bin (Yellow lid)
Carpet/underlayBulk hard waste skip binTamala Park Recycling Centre or tip; Recycling Centre Balcatta fees may apply
Cartons (non silver-lined milk and juice)Recycling Bin (Yellow lid)
Cassette tapesBulk hard waste skip bin; General waste bin (red lid)
CDs and CD casesBulk hard waste skip bin; General waste bin (red lid)
CellophaneGeneral waste bin (red lid); OtherColes and Woolworths Supermarkets look for the REDcycle collection bin at the front of the store.
Ceramic (broken plates,mugs pots)General waste bin (red lid)
Cereal boxesRecycling Bin (Yellow lid)
Chemical containers Household Hazardous WasteTamala Park Recycle Centre; Recycling Centre Balcatta.
Christmas lights/party lights/fairy lightsBulk hard waste skip bin
Christmas tree (artificial)Bulk hard waste skip bin; OtherTamala Park Recycling Centre; Recycling Centre Balcatta fees may apply
Christmas tree (live)Greens waste bin (lime green lid); OtherGreen waste verge collection; Wangara Greens Recycling Facility
Cigarette buttsGeneral waste bin (red lid)
Cigarette lighters Household Hazardous WasteTamala Park Recycle Centre; Recycling Centre Balcatta.
Cleaners Household Hazardous WasteTamala Park Recycle Centre; Recycling Centre Balcatta.
Clothes hangersGeneral waste bin (red lid)
Clothing /shoes OtherCharity Partners; Market Place
Clothing/shoes (ruined)General waste bin (red lid)
Cockroach bait (plastic) Household Hazardous WasteTamala Park Recycle Centre; Recycling Centre Balcatta.
Coffee Cups (takeaway disposable)General waste bin (red lid)
Coffee groundsGeneral waste bin (red lid)Compost at home
Coffee jars & cansRecycling Bin (Yellow lid)
Coffee pods and capsulesGeneral waste bin (red lid); OtherCheck Nespresso and Terracycle website.
Colorbond fencingOtherScarp metal recyclers, Tamala Park Recycling Centre; Recycling Centre Balcatta charges may apply
Compostable bin linersGeneral waste bin (red lid)
Compostable nappiesGeneral waste bin (red lid)
Computer components/accessoriesE-wasteE-waste drop off events; Tamala Park Recycling Centre; Recycling Centre Balcatta.
Computer paperRecycling Bin (Yellow lid)
ConcreteOtherTamala Park tip; Northsands Resources; Quinns Quarry - charges may apply
Concrete (Construction & Demolition)OtherTamala Park tip; Northsands Resources; Quinns Quarry - charges may apply
Cooking fat (solid)General waste bin (red lid)
Cooking oil (up to 20litres)OtherTamala Park Recycling Centre
CorkGeneral waste bin (red lid)
Cork (Bottles)OtherCity of Joondalup Library - Joondalup
Cosmetic jars (glass)Recycling Bin (Yellow lid)
Cosmetic jars (plastic containers)Recycling Bin (Yellow lid)
Cotton wool/budsGeneral waste bin (red lid)
Crockery/ceramics (plates, pots, cups)General waste bin (red lid); OtherCharity Partners; Tamala Park Recycling Centre; Recycling Centre Balcatta
Crockery/ceramics (plates, pots, cups) (Broken)General waste bin (red lid)
Cups & SaucersGeneral waste bin (red lid)
Cups, including Coffee Cups (takeaway disposable)General waste bin (red lid)
Cutlery (metal)General waste bin (red lid); OtherCharity Partners; Tamala Park Recycling Centre; Recycling Centre Balcatta
Cutlery (Plastic)General waste bin (red lid)
Cutlery (Wood)General waste bin (red lid)
Deodorant (roll-on) (empty)Recycling Bin (Yellow lid)
Diesel and petrol Household Hazardous WasteTamala Park Recycle Centre; Recycling Centre Balcatta.
Dirt & soilOtherTamala Park tip; Northsands Resources; Quinns Quarry - charges may apply
Dirt/soil/clean fillOtherTamala Park tip; Northsands Resources; Quinns Quarry - charges may apply
Disposable nappiesGeneral waste bin (red lid)
Disposable razorsGeneral waste bin (red lid)
DoonaBulk hard waste skip bin; General waste bin (red lid)
Drink cansRecycling Bin (yellow lid); OtherContainers for Change
Dry cleaning bagsGeneral waste bin (red lid); OtherColes and Woolworths Supermarkets look for the REDcycle collection bin at the front of the store.
DVD playerE-wasteE-waste drop off events; Tamala Park Recycling Centre; Recycling Centre Balcatta.
DVDsBulk hard waste skip bin; General waste bin (red lid)
Egg CartonsRecycling Bin (Yellow lid)
Electric blanketsBulk hard waste skip bin
Electrical appliances (not working)Bulk hard waste skip bin
Electrical appliances (working)OtherTamala Park Recycling Centre
Electrical cablesE-wasteE-waste drop off events; Tamala Park Recycling Centre; Recycling Centre Balcatta.
Electronic devices E-wasteE-waste drop off events; Tamala Park Recycling Centre; Recycling Centre Balcatta.
Engine oil (up to 20L)Household Hazardous WasteTamala Park Recycle Centre; Recycling Centre Balcatta.
Engine oil (up to 5L)Household Hazardous WasteTamala Park Recycle Centre; Recycling Centre Balcatta.
EnvelopesRecycling Bin (Yellow lid)
Envelopes (windows removed)Recycling Bin (Yellow lid)
EPIRB locator beaconsOtherDepartment of Transport Hillary's Boat Harbour.
Exercise equipmentBulk hard waste skip bin; OtherTamala Park Recycling Centre; Recycling Centre Balcatta fees may apply
Exercise equipment (in working order)OtherTamala Park Recycling Centre, social media market place
Fencing (Construction & Demolition)OtherTamala Park Recycling Centre or tip; Northsands Resources; Quinns Quarry - charges may apply
Fertiliser Household Hazardous WasteTamala Park Recycle Centre; Recycling Centre Balcatta.
Fibre glassOtherTamala Park Recycling Centre or tip; Northsands Resources; Quinns Quarry - charges may apply
Fire extinguishers Household Hazardous WasteTamala Park Recycle Centre; Recycling Centre Balcatta.
DuveeBulk hard waste skip bin; General waste bin (red lid)
Fishing rodsBulk hard waste skip bin
Flammable liquids / containers Household Hazardous WasteTamala Park Recycle Centre; Recycling Centre Balcatta.
Flares Household Hazardous WasteDepartment of Transport flare disposal location; Tamala Park Recycle Centre; Recycle Centre Balcatta
Florist foamGeneral waste bin (red lid)
Flowers (no wires or packaging)Greens waste bin (lime green lid)Compost at home
Fluorescent tubes and globesHousehold Hazardous WasteTamala Park Recycle Centre; Recycling Centre Balcatta.
Fly tapeGeneral waste bin (red lid)
Food and vegetable scrapsGeneral waste bin (red lid); OtherCompost at home
Food cans (rinsed)Recycling Bin (Yellow lid)
Food scrapsGeneral waste bin (red lid); OtherCompost at home
Frozen food bagsGeneral waste bin (red lid); OtherColes and Woolworths Supermarkets look for the REDcycle collection bin at the front of the store.
Fruit juice cartons - large (not silver lined)Recycling Bin (Yellow lid)
Fruit juice cartons (small UHT)General waste bin (red lid); OtherContainers for Change
Furniture (broken)Bulk hard waste skip bin; OtherTamala Park Recycling Centre; Recycling Centre Balcatta fees may apply
Furniture (suitable for reuse)OtherTamala Park Recycling Centre; Charity Partners
Garden chemicals/poison Household Hazardous WasteTamala Park Recycle Centre; Recycling Centre Balcatta.
Garden waste (larger branches, logs, roots)OtherGreen waste verge collection; Wangara Greens Recycling Facility
Garden waste (small pruning's, leaf fall, grass clippings)Greens waste bin (lime green lid); OtherCompost at home
Gas cylinders (lpg/propane/butane only) Household Hazardous WasteTamala Park Recycle Centre; Recycling Centre Balcatta.
Fishing line and hooksGeneral waste bin (red lid)
Glass - BrokenRecycling Bin (Yellow lid)
Glass (framed only eg. Windows/doors)OtherTamala Park Recycling Centre - charges may apply
Glass bottles and jarsRecycling Bin (Yellow lid)
Glasses/spectacles/sunglassesOtherSpecsavers; free of charge to Reply Paid 3021, Lions Recycle for Sight, PO Box 3021 CLONTARF MDC 4019
Glossy magazines / brochuresRecycling Bin (Yellow lid)
Glad wrap (clean)General waste bin (red lid); OtherColes and Woolworths Supermarkets look for the REDcycle collection bin at the front of the store.
Gravel (C&D)OtherTamala Park tip; Northsands Resources; Quinns Quarry - charges may apply
Greaseproof paperGeneral waste bin (red lid)
GutteringBulk hard waste skip bin; OtherTamala Park Recycling Centre; Recycling Centre Balcatta fees may apply
Hair (animal and human)General waste bin (red lid)
Hair (false, wigs , extensions)General waste bin (red lid)
Hair (real)General waste bin (red lid)
Hard drivesE-wasteE-waste drop off events; Tamala Park Recycling Centre; Recycling Centre Balcatta.
Heat packs - gelGeneral waste bin (red lid)
Heat packs - wheatGeneral waste bin (red lid)
Hose (garden hose)General waste bin (red lid)
Hose piping (reticulation or pipe)Bulk hard waste skip bin; OtherTamala Park Recycling Centre; Recycling Centre Balcatta fees may apply
Household batteries Household Hazardous WasteCity of Joondalup Libraries; Tamala Park Recycling Centre; Recycling Centre Balcatta
Household hazardous wasteHousehold Hazardous WasteTamala Park Recycle Centre; Recycling Centre Balcatta.
Ice cream containers (plastic)Recycling Bin (Yellow lid)
Inflatable itemsBulk hard waste skip bin; general waste bin (red lid)
Ink cartridgesOtherAustralia Post stores; Officeworks; City of Joondalup Libraries- Joondalup and Woodvale
InsecticidesHousehold Hazardous WasteTamala Park Recycle Centre; Recycling Centre Balcatta.
Jars and jar lidsRecycling Bin (Yellow lid)
JewelleryOtherTamala Park Recycling Centre; Charity Partners
Jewellery broken General waste bin (red lid)
Juice cartons/bottles/containersRecycling Bin (yellow lid)Containers for Change
Junk mailRecycling Bin (Yellow lid)
KeroseneHousehold Hazardous WasteTamala Park Recycle Centre; Recycling Centre Balcatta.
Kitchen sinksOtherTamala Park Recycling Centre or tip - charges may apply
Kitty litterGeneral waste bin (red lid)
KnivesGeneral waste bin (red lid)
Laminated paperGeneral waste bin (red lid)
LatticeOtherTamala Park Recycling Centre or tip; Northsands Resources; Quinns Quarry - charges may apply
Lawn clippingsGreens waste bin (lime green lid)
Lawn mowersBulk hard waste skip bin; OtherTamala Park Recycling Centre; Recycling Centre Balcatta fees may apply (Kingsley Mens Shed)
LeavesGreens waste bin (lime green lid)
Lever arch filesGeneral waste bin (red lid)
Lids - small plastic (bottles, cartons)General waste bin (red lid); OtherGreen Batch
Lids (metal jar, plastic tub)Recycling Bin (Yellow lid)
Light bulbs / fluorescent tubes Household Hazardous WasteTamala Park Recycle Centre; Recycling Centre Balcatta.
Light globesOtherIkea - Innaloo; City of Joondalup Libraries - Joondalup and Woodvale; Tamala Park Recycling Centre; Recycling Centre Balcatta
Lolly wrappersGeneral waste bin (red lid); OtherColes and Woolworths Supermarkets look for the REDcycle collection bin at the front of the store.
Lolly wrappers (sweet wrappers)General waste bin (red lid); OtherColes and Woolworths Supermarkets look for the REDcycle collection bin at the front of the store.
Long-life cartons (UHT)General waste bin (red lid)
Lunch boxesGeneral waste bin (red lid); OtherCharity Partners; Tamala Park Recycling Centre; Recycling Centre Balcatta
MagazinesRecycling Bin (Yellow lid)
Magazines and brochuresRecycling Bin (Yellow lid)
MagnetsGeneral waste bin (red lid)
Manure/animal droppingsGeneral waste bin (red lid); OtherCompost at home
Manure/animal pooGeneral waste bin (red lid); OtherCompost at home
Margarine tubs (clean)Recycling Bin (Yellow lid)
Masonite (C&D)OtherTamala Park tip; Northsands Resources; Quinns Quarry - charges may apply
MattressesOn demand bulk waste collection service Call 9449 3363 to arrange the collection of a maximum of 6 mattresses per financial year
Meat trays (all)General waste bin (red lid)
Meat trays (polystyrene/ foam)General waste bin (red lid)
Medicines OtherLocal pharmacy for safe disposal
Metal lidsRecycling Bin (Yellow lid)
Metal pots and pansGeneral waste bin (red lid); OtherCharity Partners; Tamala Park Recycling Centre; Recycling Centre Balcatta
Metal razor bladesGeneral waste bin (red lid)
Milk bottles and milk cartonsRecycling Bin (Yellow lid)
Mineral turpentine Household Hazardous WasteTamala Park Recycle Centre; Recycling Centre Balcatta.
MirrorsOtherCharity Partners; Tamala Park Recycling Cente; Recycling Centre Balcatta - charges may apply.
Mirrors (broken)Recycling Bin (Yellow lid)
Mirrors (framed/whole)OtherTamala Park Recycling Centre; Charity Partners
Mobile phone chargersE-wasteE-waste drop off events; Tamala Park Recycling Centre; Recycling Centre Balcatta.
Mobile phonesE-wasteE-waste drop off events; Tamala Park Recycling Centre; Recycling Centre Balcatta.
ModemsE-wasteE-waste drop off events; Tamala Park Recycling Centre; Recycling Centre Balcatta.
Mops and broomsBulk hard waste skip bin
Motor oil (1x 5L sealed can only)Household Hazardous WasteTamala Park Recycling Centre
Motor oil (up to 20L) Household Hazardous WasteTamala Park Recycle Centre; Recycling Centre Balcatta.
Mouse trapsGeneral waste bin (red lid)
Nail polish Household Hazardous WasteTamala Park Recycle Centre; Recycling Centre Balcatta.
Nappies (disposable)General waste bin (red lid)
Needles (medical)OtherChemist Warehouse; return to place of purchase, Sharps disposal bin
Nespresso podsOtherCheck Nespresso website for nearest drop off
Newspapers (clean)Recycling Bin (Yellow lid)
Newspapers (soiled)General waste bin (red lid)
Office chairsBulk hard waste skip bin
Oil (cooking)Other Tamala Park Recycle Centre
Oil (vehicle) up to 5LOtherTamala Park Recycling Centre
Package polystyrene (packaging foam)otherClaw Environmental; Tamala Park Recycling Centre (no beads)
Paint and solvents Household Hazardous WasteTamala Park Recycle Centre; Recycling Centre Balcatta.
Paint stripper Household Hazardous WasteTamala Park Recycle Centre; Recycling Centre Balcatta.
Paint thinner Household Hazardous WasteTamala Park Recycle Centre; Recycling Centre Balcatta.
Paint tins Household Hazardous WasteTamala Park Recycle Centre; Recycling Centre Balcatta.
Paint tins - empty Household Hazardous WasteTamala Park Recycle Centre; Recycling Centre Balcatta.
Paint tins (empty/dry)General waste bin (red lid)
PaperRecycling Bin (Yellow lid)
Paper (shredded - bagged)General waste bin (red lid); OtherCompost at home
Paper bagsRecycling Bin (Yellow lid)
Paper towel rolls (inner)Recycling Bin (Yellow lid)
Paper towels & napkins (used)General waste bin (red lid)
Paper towels (used)General waste bin (red lid)
Pavers brokenOtherTamala Park tip; Northsands Resources; Quinns Quarry - charges may apply
Pavers reusableOtherTamala Park Recycling Centre - charges may apply
Peels (fruit and vegetable)General waste bin (red lid); OtherCompost at home
Pens/biros/textas/pencils/felt tipsGeneral waste bin (red lid)
PerspexOtherTamala Park tip; Northsands Resources; Quinns Quarry - charges may apply
Pest Control chemicals Household Hazardous WasteTamala Park Recycle Centre; Recycling Centre Balcatta.
Pest Control Poison containers Household Hazardous WasteTamala Park Recycle Centre; Recycling Centre Balcatta.
Pest control productsHousehold Hazardous WasteTamala Park Recycle Centre; Recycling Centre Balcatta.
PesticidesHousehold Hazardous WasteTamala Park Recycle Centre; Recycling Centre Balcatta.
Pet food tins (rinsed)Recycling Bin (Yellow lid)
Petrol & flammable liquids Household Hazardous WasteTamala Park Recycle Centre; Recycling Centre Balcatta.
Petrol and dieselHousehold Hazardous WasteTamala Park Recycle Centre; Recycling Centre Balcatta.
Phone booksRecycling Bin (Yellow lid)
PhotocopiersE-wasteE-waste drop off events; Tamala Park Recycling Centre; Recycling Centre Balcatta.
PhotographsGeneral waste bin (red lid)
Picture framesOtherTamala Park Recycling Centre; Charity Partners
Picture frames (broken)Bulk hard waste skip bin; General waste bin (red lid)
PillowsGeneral waste bin (red lid)
Pizza boxes (clean)Recycling Bin (Yellow lid)
Pizza boxes (soiled/oily)General waste bin (red lid)
PlacematsGeneral waste bin (red lid)
Placemats (plastic)General waste bin (red lid); OtherCharity Partners; Tamala Park Recycling Centre; Recycling Centre Balcatta
PlasterboardOtherTamala Park tip; Northsands Resources; Quinns Quarry - charges may apply
Plastic bags (empty)General waste bin (red lid); OtherColes and Woolworths Supermarkets look for the REDcycle collection bin at the front of the store.
Plastic Bottle lidsGeneral waste bin (red lid); OtherGreen Batch
Plastic containers (food, drink) (clean)Recycling Bin (Yellow lid)
Plastic meat trays (all)General waste bin (red lid)
Plastic Plant PotsGeneral waste bin (red lid); OtherCLAW Environmental; Tamala Park Recycling Centre
Plastic platesGeneral waste bin (red lid)
Plastic post packsGeneral waste bin (red lid); OtherColes and Woolworths Supermarkets look for the REDcycle collection bin at the front of the store.
Plastic punnetRecycling Bin (Yellow lid)
Plastic sheetsBulk hard waste skip bin; General waste bin (red lid)Coles and Woolworths Supermarkets look for the REDcycle collection bin at the front of the store.
Plastic storageBulk hard waste skip bin; General waste bin (red lid)
Gloves (Disposable, Latex/rubber)General waste bin (red lid)Terracycle recycling boxes - fees apply
Poison (liquid/solid) Household Hazardous WasteTamala Park Recycle Centre; Recycling Centre Balcatta.
PolystyreneBulk hard waste skip bin; General waste bin (red lid); OtherClaw Environmental; Tamala Park Recycling Centre
Pool chemicals Household Hazardous WasteTamala Park Recycle Centre; Recycling Centre Balcatta.
Pool coversOtherTamala Park tip - charges will apply
Pop sticksGeneral waste bin (red lid)
Potato chip packetGeneral waste bin (red lid); OtherColes and Woolworths Supermarkets look for the REDcycle collection bin at the front of the store.
Pots and pans (broken)General waste bin (red lid)
PotteryBulk hard waste skip bin; General waste bin (red lid); OtherCharity Partners; Tamala Park Recycling Centre; Recycling Centre Balcatta
Prams and strollers (broken)Bulk hard waste skip bin; OtherTamala Park tip fees may apply
Prams/pushchairs (working order)OtherCharity Partners; Tamala Park Recycling Centre; Recycling Centre Balcatta
Printer cartridgesOtherAustralia Post stores; Officeworks; City of Joondalup Libraries- Joondalup and Woodvale
PrintersE-wasteE-waste drop off events; Tamala Park Recycling Centre; Recycling Centre Balcatta.
ProjectorsE-wasteE-waste drop off events; Tamala Park Recycling Centre; Recycling Centre Balcatta.
PVC (windows, doors)OtherTamala Park tip - charges will apply
Pyrex (ovenware)OtherCharity Partners; Tamala Park Recycling Centre; Recycling Centre Balcatta
Plastic toys (e.g bucket and spade)General waste bin (red lid)
RadiosE-wasteE-waste drop off events; Tamala Park Recycling Centre; Recycling Centre Balcatta.
RagsGeneral waste bin (red lid)
Railway SleepersOtherTamala Park Recycling Centre; Mountain Movers
Rat poison Household Hazardous WasteTamala Park Recycle Centre; Recycling Centre Balcatta.
RazorsGeneral waste bin (red lid)
Refrigerators and freezersOn demand bulk waste collection service Call 9449 3363 to arrange the collection of a maximum of 4 whitegoods per financial year.
Reticulation pipe (cut in to 1m lengths)Bulk hard waste skip bin; General waste bin (red lid)
RopeGeneral waste bin (red lid); OtherTamala Park Recycle Centre; Recycling Centre Balcatta.
Rope (long lengths)Bulk hard waste skip bin
Rope (short lengths)General waste bin (red lid)
Rubber tyresOtherTamala Park Recycling Centre - charges may apply
RugsBulk hard waste skip bin; OtherCharity Partners; Tamala Park Recycling Centre; Recycling Centre Balcatta (Clean)
Sanitary productsGeneral waste bin (red lid)
Sauce bottles (rinsed)Recycling Bin (Yellow lid)
ScannersE-wasteE-waste drop off events; Tamala Park Recycling Centre; Recycling Centre Balcatta.
Scrap metal (sheeting, wire)OtherTamala Park Recycling Centre; Recycling Centre Balcatta; Scrap metal merchants
SeafoodGeneral waste bin (red lid)
Seedling containersGeneral waste bin (red lid); OtherColes and Woolworths Supermarkets look for the REDcycle collection bin at the front of the store.
SharpsOtherChemist Warehouse; return to place of purchase
Shoe polish Household Hazardous WasteTamala Park Recycle Centre; Recycling Centre Balcatta.
ShoesGeneral waste bin (red lid); OtherCharity Partners; Tamala Park Recycling Centre; Recycling Centre Balcatta
Shoes - work bootsGeneral waste bin (red lid); OtherCharity partners; Totally Work Wear
Shower ScreenOtherTamala Park Recycling Centre - charges may apply
Small deceased animalsGeneral waste bin (red lid)
Smoke alarms Household Hazardous WasteTamala Park Recycle Centre; Recycling Centre Balcatta.
SoapGeneral waste bin (red lid)
Soft drink bottles Recycling Bin (Yellow lid)Containers for Change
Soft drink cansRecycling Bin (Yellow lid); OtherContainers for Change
SoilOtherTamala Park tip; Northsands Resources; Quinns Quarry - charges may apply
SpectaclesOtherSpecsavers; free of charge to Reply Paid 3021, Lions Recycle for Sight, PO Box 3021 CLONTARF MDC 4019
Spirit bottles - emptyRecycling Bin (Yellow lid)
Sporting goodsBulk hard waste skip bin; OtherCharity Partners; Tamala Park Recycling Centre; Recycling Centre Balcatta
Steel cansRecycling Bin (Yellow lid)
StrawsGeneral waste bin (red lid)
Styrofoam/Foam boxesGeneral waste bin (red lid); OtherClaw Environmental; Tamala Park Recycling Centre (Clean)
SuitcasesBulk hard waste skip bin; OtherCharity Partners; Tamala Park Recycling Centre; Recycling Centre Balcatta
Syringes and needlesOtherChemist Warehouse inside impervious containers; place of purchase
Take away paper food containersGeneral waste bin (red lid)
Take away plastic food containers (rinsed)Recycling Bin (Yellow lid)
Tea bagsGeneral waste bin (red lid)
Tea leaves and bagsGeneral waste bin (red lid); OtherCompost at home
TelephonesE-wasteE-waste drop off events; Tamala Park Recycling Centre; Recycling Centre Balcatta.
TelevisionE-wasteE-waste drop off events; Tamala Park Recycling Centre; Recycling Centre Balcatta.
Terracotta tiles/potsGeneral waste bin (red lid)
Tetrapaks (UHT)General waste bin (red lid); OtherSmall tetrapacks (juice boxes) can be taken to Containers for Change sites
Thermometers (mercury)Household Hazardous WasteTamala Park Recycle Centre; Recycling Centre Balcatta.
TilesOtherTamala Park Recycling Centre - charges may apply
Tiles - BrokenOtherTamala Park tip - charges will apply
Tiles (roof, wall and floor)OtherTamala Park tip; Northsands Resources; Quinns Quarry - charges may apply
TimberBulk hard waste skip bin; OtherTamala Park Recycling Centre; Recycling Centre Balcatta fees may apply
Timber (untreated)Bulk hard waste skip bin; OtherTamala Park Recycling Centre; Recycling Centre Balcatta fees may apply
Timber CCA (copper, chromium & arsenic)OtherTamala Park tip - charges will apply
TissuesGeneral waste bin (red lid)
Toilet paper rolls (inner)Recycling Bin (Yellow lid)
ToolsBulk hard waste skip bin; OtherCharity Partners; Tamala Park Recycling Centre; Recycling Centre Balcatta
ToothbrushesGeneral waste bin (red lid); OtherTerracycle recycling program
Toothpaste tubesGeneral waste bin (red lid); OtherTerracycle recycling program
Toothpicks (wooden or plastic)General waste bin (red lid)
Toys (broken)Bulk hard waste skip bin; General waste bin (red lid)
Toys (electronic)Bulk hard waste skip bin; OtherCharity Partners; Tamala Park Recycling Centre; Recycling Centre Balcatta
Toys (good working order)OtherTamala Park Recycling Centre; Charity Partners
Toys plastic (broken)General waste bin (red lid)
TupperwareGeneral waste bin (red lid); OtherCharity Partners; Tamala Park Recycling Centre; Recycling Centre Balcatta
Two stroke oil (up to 5L)OtherTamala Park Recycling Centre
TyresOtherTamala Park Recycling Centre or tip - charges may apply
USBsE-wasteE-waste drop off events; Tamala Park Recycling Centre; Recycling Centre Balcatta.
Vacuum cleaner dustGeneral waste bin (red lid)
Varnish Household Hazardous WasteTamala Park Recycle Centre; Recycling Centre Balcatta.
Vehicle oil (up to 5 litres)Other Tamala Park Recycling Centre
Vertical and venetian blindsBulk hard waste skip bin; OtherTamala Park Recycling Centre; Recycling Centre Balcatta fees may apply
Video playerE-wasteE-waste drop off events; Tamala Park Recycling Centre; Recycling Centre Balcatta.
Video tapesBulk hard waste skip bin; General waste bin (red lid)
VinylBulk hard waste skip bin; OtherTamala Park Recycling Centre; Recycling Centre Balcatta fees may apply
Vinyl (kitchen tiles etc)OtherTamala Park Recycling Centre or tip - charges may apply
Water bottlesRecycling Bin (Yellow lid)
Waxed cardboardRecycling Bin (Yellow lid)
Waxed paperRecycling Bin (Yellow lid)
WeedsGreens waste bin (lime green lid)
Wheel ChairsOtherTamala Park Recycling Centre, Charity Partners
Wheelbarrow (tyre removed)Bulk hard waste skip bin; OtherTamala Park Recycling Centre; Recycling Centre Balcatta fees may apply
White goodsOn demand bulk waste collection service Call 9449 3363 to arrange the collection of a maximum of 4 whitegoods per financial year.
Wine bladders pourer removedGeneral waste bin (red lid)
Wine bottle lids - metalRecycling Bin (Yellow lid)
Wine bottle lids - plasticGeneral waste bin (red lid)
Wine bottlesRecycling Bin (Yellow lid)
Wood (broken furniture, lengths, cut-offs)Bulk hard waste skip bin; OtherTamala Park Recycling Centre; Recycling Centre Balcatta fees may apply
Wood (garden pruning)Greens waste bin (lime green lid)Compost/mulch at home
Wooden palletsBulk hard waste skip bin; OtherReturn to supplier, Tamala Park Recycling Centre
Wooden planks/bits of wooden furnitureBulk hard waste skip bin
Wrapping paperRecycling Bin (Yellow lid)
X-ray filmsOtherCMA Ecocyle: 89 Christable Way, Landsdale 6065
X-RaysGeneral waste bin (red lid); OtherCMA Ecocyle 89 Christable Way, Landsdale
Yoghurt containers (rinsed)Recycling Bin (Yellow lid)
Yoghurt pouches with lid on (e.g. yoghurt/baby food)Coles and Woolworths Supermarkets look for the REDcycle collection bin at the front of the store.
Zip lock plastic bagsGeneral waste bin (red lid); OtherColes and Woolworths Supermarkets look for the REDcycle collection bin at the front of the store.
QuiltsBulk hard waste skip bin; General waste bin (red lid)Charity partners