|Top Tips for Wiping Out Waste|
Tip 1: Compost food items and other biodegradable waste
As much as half of the waste collected in rubbish bins each week could be recycled as compost and garden mulch, reducing the amount of ‘mucky’ waste in the bin and saving $$.
Tip 2: Where possible buy products with minimal packaging
Tip 3: Think of practical uses for everyday items that you might otherwise discard
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Tip 4: Make use of other avenues for recycling goods
Tip 5: Join with neighbours or friends to stage a ‘mega’ garage sale, or to fill a trailer for taking to the dump.