Food

Organics Services

Commercial food collections services are an efficient way of dealing with wastes from cafeterias, kitchens and food processing facilities.

SOILCO’s commercial food waste management services close the loop by enabling commercial food waste to be recycled into high quality, soil-enhancing products that meet Australian industry standards.

Below are examples of what we do and don’t accept in our commercial food waste collections.

These items do go into the Commercial Organics Recycling Bin

  • Bread and bakery
  • Cereal
  • Chicken
  • Coffee grounds
  • Compostable bags (AS4736 certified)
  • Compostable cutlery (AS4736 certified)
  • Compostable plates (AS4736 certified)
  • Dairy products
  • Egg shells
  • Fish and seafood
  • Flowers and herbs
  • Fruit and fruit peels
  • Garden trimmings
  • Grass clippings
  • Meat (including bones)
  • Pizza
  • Plate scrapings
  • Rice and pasta
  • Tea bags
  • Vegetables
  • Yoghurt and cream

Please note: All packaging must be removed

These items do not go into the Commercial Organics Recycling Bin

Plastic includes:

  • Butter sachets
  • Plastic cling wrap
  • Straws

 

 

Other items include:

  • Aluminium foil
  • Biodegradable bags
  • Coated cardboard, metal, tin and glass
  • Grease trap waste
  • Polystyrene cups

Please note: No general waste