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A-Z of how to recycle or dispose of your household waste

There are a whole host of items that can be recycled or disposed of at our Recycling centres. In many cases small amounts can be recycled by the collections from your home or at local recycling banks.

There are also some items that cannot be taken to the recycling centres, but needs specialist disposal, such as asbestos.

ItemAccepted at recycling centre?Look forFurther details
Engine OilYesUsed engine oil recyclingOnce you have poured your used engine oil into the container at the Recycling Centre, you can also place your empty bottle in the household...
Electrical Items - large and small appliancesYesElectrical recycling Please note: a permit system is in operation for household waste taken to Recycling Centres in a van, pick-up, car-towed trailer or sign written...
Egg BoxesYes. Cardboard egg boxes can be put in the 'mixed paper and card' skip. Mixed paper and card recyclingYou can also put cardboard egg boxes into paper and card banks that district councils provide or in your recycling wheeled bin. Cardboard egg boxes...

Find out what you can recycle at Recyclenow

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