accept the following for recycling:
bottles, eg. soft drinks bottles, beer bottles, wine bottles
jars, eg. fruit & vegetable jars, sauce jars,
glass (eg from windows)
do NOT accept the following for recycling:
eg. Pyrex dishes
any metal lids or caps as well as corks and any seals on
the top of wine
and caps should be disposed of with your residual waste at home.
Rinse out sauce bottles, jam jars and the like to remove any
dregs that might contaminate the glass during recycling. Separate
the different colours of glass - clear, green/blue or brown/amber.
- Only put glass bottles or jars into the bottle banks.
Do not put in light bulbs or cookware such as 'Pyrex'.
These have different properties to the glass used to
make bottles and can contaminate a load resulting in
a sub-standard finished product.