A simple guide to Recycling

Here are the basics of recycling:
An item must be CLEAN, DRY and placed LOOSELY in a recycling bin.
Hard plastics (fruit trays, meat pack trays), paper/cardboard and aluminium (cans and tins) are all widely recycled in a household recycling bin.
Bring glass to your local bottle bank.

Soft plastics (bread bags, veg bags) must be placed in the regular waste bin.

Bring other items to a local amenity centre including: batteries, clothes, scrap metal and paint.

If you’re unsure about recycling or disposing of waste then check It has a complete A-Z list of how to dispose of items correctly.

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