A collection of plastic bottles

Plastic Bottles

Soft drink and milk bottles, shampoo and conditioner bottles, bathroom and laundry bottles.

 

Reduce

You can reduce the need for plastic bottles by:

  • Buy in bulk or purchase concentrates
  • Use refillable bottles

 

 

Reuse

Here are a few suggestions on what else you can do with your plastic bottles:

  • Use as a 'mini' greenhouse (glass house) by cutting the top off a plastic bottle and placing over young seedlings
  • Snail catchers, place bait inside for the snails
  • Light weight watering can for watering indoor plants

 

Recycle

Plastic bottles can be recycled.

How do I recycle it?
  • Empty
  • Clean and dry
  • Lids, caps, bottle neck rings, film lids, pumps and triggers removed and placed in Landfill bin.
  • Do not flatten
Where do I recycle it?
  • Local recycling service
  • Recycle drop off centre