Types of household waste

Brisbane households generate many different types of waste – from food and textile waste to e-waste and hazardous waste. Use this page to learn how to prevent waste and how to reuse and recycle household items (where possible) to prevent waste to landfill.

Clothing and other textile waste


Food waste

Household hazardous waste

Nappy waste

Plastic waste

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