What Can I Recycle

What materials are collected in your kerbside recycling service?

  • Aluminium Aerosol Cans (empty)
  • Aluminium Cans
  • Cardboard
  • Egg Cartons
  • Glass Bottles and Jars
  • Juice cartons (fresh, no foil lining)
  • Juice cartons (long-life, with foil lining)
  • Magazines
  • Milk cartons (fresh, no foil lining)
  • Milk cartons (long-life, with foil lining)
  • Newspapers
  • Office Paper
  • Pizza Boxes (clean)
  • Steel Food Cans
  • Steel Aerosol Cans (empty)
  • Plastics marked with the below

eg: Ice- cream containers, margarine/butter containers, cream and milk bottles, soft drink bottles, biscuit inserts, packets, hard plastic sauce bottles, foil/plastic pouches.

Other things you might not think are recyclable but are;

  • Window face envelopes
  • Cardboard boxes with plastic inserts
  • Gloss paper/cardboard
  • Magazines and glossy junk mail
  • Plastic and metal lids
  • Foil containers (meals on wheels) which are empty of all food

What materials are NOT collected in your kerbside recycling service?

  • Batteries
  • Bubble Wrap
  • Car parts
  • Ceramics, Pyrex glass, Ovenware
  • Clothes
  • Corks
  • Cups, plates, wine and drinking glasses
  • Food scraps
  • Garden organic waste
  • Large metal items
  • Light bulbs
  • Luggage
  • Mirrors
  • Nappies
  • Plastic bags
  • Polystyrene Foam
  • Shoes
  • Syringes/Needles

Recycling Tip

Throughout the day, place your recyclables on your sink. Rinse in the dirty water that is left after you have finished the dishes.

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