A-Z Reuse and Recycling

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Wheelchairs and mobility aids

Buy or sell mobility equipment for free at www.reusability.com.au

For more information click here

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Whitegoods - Fridges, washing machines, etc

Environmental Issues

Australians collectively own 45 million appliances - and each year 2.5 million of them are discarded, ending up in landfill.

Disposal Method

For free recycling drop off at:


Wrapping Paper (Excluding cellophane)

Environmental Issues

When paper is disposed of in landfill rather than recycled, it creates methane as it breaks down. Methane is a greenhouse gas 21 times more harmful than carbon dioxide. Manufacturing recycled paper can use up to 90% less water and 50% less energy than making it from trees.

Disposal Method

Recycle your junk mail, envelopes (with windows), greeting cards, magazines, paper, newspapers, egg cartons, wrapping paper (excluding cellophane), and phone books in your household recycling bin. For larger amounts that may not fit into the recycling bin drop them off for free at:



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