Recycling at Woolworths and Drakes

Woolworths and Drakes Supermarket is proud to offer REDcycle recycling!

Through the program, customers can recycle plastic bags and other soft plastic packaging using the specially marked bin located near the service desk at the front of the store.

Woolworths and Drakes Supermarkets has recycled more than 1,300 tonnes (10,600 shopping trolleys) of soft plastic through the REDcycle program in the last 12 months!

Types of soft plastic that can be recycled via REDcycle are:

  • Shopping bags including reusable 'green' bags
  • Fresh fruit and veggie bags & wrappers
  • Bread bags
  • Cereal box liners
  • Biscuits wrappers and confectionery packaging
  • Rice and pasta Packets
  • Frozen food bags