Quiz

Test your recycling knowledge by taking the quiz below!

My recycling items can go in my recycling bin even if they still have food or liquid in them.

Items must be empty when you put them in your recycling bin. The recycling process can't work properly if food or liquid are in your items.

Well done, that's correct!

I should only recycle plastic containers and bottles that have the recycling symbol or triangle with a number from 1 – 7 in my kerbside recycling bin.

You can recycle plastic containers and bottles that don't have a recycling symbol or triangle on them. For a list of plastics you can recycle see here

Well done, that's correct!

I can put any recyclable item in my kerbside recycling bin including mobile phones and batteries.

The facilities that sort recycling are designed to deal with containers, paper and cardboard. Find out where to recycle items like batteries and mobiles here

Well done, that's correct!

It does not matter if a little rubbish or garden waste goes in my recycling bin.

Rubbish or garden waste in the recycling bin are known as contaminants; they make it difficult to sort the recyclables and prepare them for recycling.

Well done, that's correct!

Submit Quiz
State Government Of Victoria