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Recycling and Waste

The University of Melbourne is dedicated to reducing its waste to landfill by avoiding or minimising waste occurence and through its recycling and waste management.

The university currently has recycling programs in place for mixed recyclables (including paper, cardboard, cans and bottles), IT equipment, fluorescent light tubes, polystyrene, mobile phones, toner cartidges and offers a safe disposal stream for batteries.

Landfill and Mixed Recycling


A-Z guide of recycling and waste

Tracking our progress


FAQs and Resources