Make food scraps recycling work in your apartment building

Information and resources for building managers and building champions. Learn how you can help make the service work in your building.

Project Status: When you need to do this

Building resources

Download posters, letters and other helpful resources to share with your residents.

To get your building involved in the service

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Once you’re part of the service, here’s how to make it work

What can and can’t go in the food scraps bin

 Items accepted in the food scraps bin include leftovers and spoiled food; fruit and veg peelings; dairy products; eggs and eggshells; meat, small bones, fish and seafood (no shells); bread, pastries, cakes and biscuits; rice, grains, cereals and noodles; and tea bags, tea leaves and coffee grounds. Items not accepted in the food scraps bin include food-soiled paper towels or napkins; plastic bags and plastic film; food packaging, takeaway containers, meat trays and foil; and general rubbish.

Contact us

If you have any questions call 02 9265 9333 or email [email protected].

This project was supported by the Environmental Trust as part of the NSW EPA’s Waste Less, Recycle More initiative funded from the waste levy.
NSW Government