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Why recycle food waste?

When food and garden waste is sent to landfill it decomposes without oxygen (anaerobically). This process produces odorous gases and methane, which has a global warming potential 25 times greater than carbon dioxide.

In addition, our garbage bins contain approximately 50% food and garden waste. That means composting your food you can cut your rubbish in half.

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How to start composting

To assist you to reduce your waste and start composting, we offer a range of discounted composting products.
We have two options:

  1. Join the Compost Revolution to purchase a composting system for your household at 60% off the recommended retail price with free delivery.
  2. View composting products available for purchase at our Garden Waste Centre.

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