Clean and green blog

Keep up to date with everything clean and green! Use this blog to find tips, tricks and more regarding reducing, reusing and recycling as well as information about Brisbane natural environment.

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Use this blog to find out how to choose the right kitchen caddy and how to use it to collect household food scraps to put in your compost bin, worm farm or food waste recycling green bin (selected suburbs only) or take to a community composting hub.

[UPDATED: April 2022] The top three foods that Brisbane residents throw in their general waste bin are bread, meat and takeaway foods and soft drinks. Use this blog to find out tips to prevent food wastage.

[UPDATED: December 2021] Council is committed to making Brisbane cleaner and greener by reducing waste to landfill. Check out our top 10 recycling tips.

Buying nothing new is not only good for the environment and our circular economy, but it's also good for your wallet. Check out our 31 hacks to revive your wardrobe, home and lifestyle.


Last updated: 11 November 2019

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