A recent Report by Cleanaway found that 89% of Australians believe recycling is important, and 74% rate themselves as good or very good recyclers. Despite this positive attitude, our recycling collection and quality remain low. Research suggest that misconceptions and lack of knowledge around recycling may be compromising our recycling efforts.

Are you wildly confused about what we can and can’t recycle? Paper towels? Bottle tops? Plastic forks? Toothpaste tubes? Broken glass or smashed crockery?

Here are 5 simple tips to help you get your recycling act together...