Recycling Right

Why do we need to recycle right?

Find out where your recyclable items go. (Scroll down to the frequently asked questions)

Watch the video to see how recyclables are processed in a Materials Recovery Facility (MRF).

What is contamination?

Why is recycling important to our circular economy?

How is the recycling industry evolving?


How do we recycle right?

Get your home or business set up to separate waste from recyclables, so you reduce contamination and landfill - check out our Getting Set Up page

Download the free RecycleMate app from the App Store or use it on our Sort my Waste page.

Print out our handy A to Z of Disposal Options list.


Follow the adventures of the Recycling Heroes below and how they recycle right to avoid contamination!