Reducing waste to landfill image: Avoid creating rubbish. We can all generate less rubbish and reduce waste to landfill by being a smart shopper and recycling and composting all we can. See below for tips on how this could be achieved.

Reducing waste to landfill

We can all generate less rubbish and reduce waste to landfill by being a smart shopper and recycling and composting all we can.
See below for tips on how this could be achieved.

If you reduce your waste, you could downsize from your 140 litre bin to a 80 litre bin and save $53.35 a year off your Council waste charge!

Contact Council’s Environmental Education Officer to discuss whether an 80 litre bin will work for your family.

Tips for being a smarter shopper

blue tick image Buy goods that have minimal packaging
blue tick image Invest in a quality reusable coffee cup or drink bottle
blue tick image Buy wholefoods
blue tick image Grow your own vegetables and herbs
blue tick image Invest in reusable shopping bags
blue tick image Buy quality goods that are going to last

 Bayside Waste Guide (PDF, 6.84MB)

 


Page last updated: 30 Jun 2016