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This resource provides signage to use with waste and recycling collection systems and bins, and to promote recycling facilities at events, workplaces and home.
The signs may be downloaded and used, copyright free, for any reasonable purpose.
Where applicable, some signs have been updated in accordance with the Australian Standard colour designations (AS 4123.7–2006 Mobile waste containers – Part 7: Colours, markings and designation requirements). Sign artwork is available for both colour and black and white printing.
Simply choose the file format you require (right click and choose ‘Save As’) and the original EPS, JPG or TIFF image file will be downloaded to your computer
Colour = Black on PMS 108 orequivalent yellow vinyl colourBin colour = Dark Green or Black with Yellow Lid
Colour = PMS 032Bin colour = Dark Green or Black with Red Lid
Colour = Black on White
Colour = PMS 361
Colour = PMS 032 Bin colour = Dark Green or Black with Red Lid
You can choose between TIFF, EPS and JPG formats. Files are suitable for Mac and PC.
NOTE: Due to an Internet Explorer error you may find the files being saved as ‘.PS’ rather than ‘.EPS’. Should this occur, manually rename the file and change the file extension to ‘.EPS’.
For more information on correcting this problem visit (http://support.microsoft.com/?kbid=180030 ). The link is provided for information only and the NSW Environment Protection Authority (EPA) does not offer any support for problems experienced when trying to reconfigure your computer using these instructions.
The Australian Standard for mobile bin colours is AS 4123.7–2006 Mobile Waste Containers – Part 7: Colours, markings and designation requirements (available for purchase from http://www.standards.org.au/ ).
Bin body colour
Bin lid colour
Dark green or black
Recycling (commingled or containers)
Paper and cardboard
Organics (including co-collected food and garden organics)
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