Salon Bin Guidelines

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In-salon Hair Bin
  • Peroxide/Developer
  • Colour Solutions (Tints, Semis, Lightener)
  • Perm Liquid
  • Acetone
  • Tanning Solution
  • Straightening Liquid
  • Solid Chemical Waste (e.g wax, pomade)
  • Chemical Packaging
  • Gloves
  • Brushes
  • Foil
  • Plastic Bags
  • Cleaning Products

Chemical Instructions

Only liquid chemicals from the salon are accepted. Be sure to rinse product bottles and empty into your chemical bucket. The chemical bucket should only be placed out to swap when it is three-quarters full. Please ensure you respond to the text reminder if you would like your bucket swapped at your next scheduled collection.


In-salon Hair Bin
  • Hair Clippings
  • Ponytails
  • Virgin/Natural Hair
  • Coloured Hair
  • Human Hair Extensions
  • Clean, dry pet hair from body and legs
  • Synthetic Hair
  • Metal Clips
  • General Waste
  • Pet hair from sanitary area
  • Pet hair that’s matted, dirty, has fleas or poo

Hair Instructions

Hair only! Separate other items swept up with hair clippings from the salon floor. Waste materials other than hair will contaminate the hair supply and make it unusable for hair booms and composting.

Pet-groomers: see hair bin label