accept the following for recycling:
- Water and soft drinks bottles
- Clean plastic bags
We do NOT accept
the following for recycling in the plastic bottle banks:
trays or containers
- Household cleaner/detergent bottles - these are hazardous
and must be put in the containers located in the "Household
Hazardous Waste" section of the centre
- Plastic baths
- Plastic toys
- Plastic garden furniture
wash, squash and remove lids.
squashing the bottles you can save storage space at home
therefore saving trips to the centre.
This also saves energy and protects the environment. The lids
should be disposed of with your residual waste at home. To
check whether a plastic item can be recycled look for a recycling
code on the product.
are examples of products which can be manufactured from PET and
HDPE, two particular types of recyclable plastic.