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yesDO put plastic bottles, tubs, trays or pots in your black wheeled bin (or recycling box for those without bins).

yesYES to margarine and ice cream tubs, yoghurt pots, plastic food trays and punnets.

yesYES to cans, foils and aerosols.


yes DO put all glass bottles and jars in your black wheeled bin (or recycling box for those without bins).
yes If you have more plastics, cans or glass than will fit in your bin it will be taken provided it is presented next to your container in plastic bags (not black) or boxes.
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yesPlease wash and squash your cans and plastic to deter pests and to get more in your recycling box. Save water by rinsing containers in the dirty water at the end of the washing up or slip them in to the dishwasher if you have space.

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noDON'T put plastic bags out for recycling. You can take these to certain supermarkets.



noDON'T put cellophane, polystyrene or film wrapping in your recycling box.

noNO drinking glasses, light bulbs, spectacles, mirrors, plate glass, pyrex or other heat treated glass.


Date of last review: 15 May 2017