Waste Education

Using Your Bins

Using Your Bins

Find out what you can put in your kerbside bins.
Waste and Recycling A-Z

Waste and Recycling A-Z

Unsure what to do with a particular waste item? Check our handy A-Z guide for advice.
School Resources

School Resources

Our waste educators can provide your school or community group with waste and recycling talks, tours of Summerhill Waste Management Centre, and classroom learning resources.
Food Waste

Food Waste

In Newcastle, around 30% of the waste (by weight) in our red lid bins every week is food waste. Find out more about reducing or recycling your food waste; and council’s future plans for an organics processing facility.