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Plastic recycling

Plastic bottles, pots, tubs and trays used for food and drinks
packaging can all be Recycled in your recycling bin/box at
home.

 

Where can I recycle?

Your Council collects plastic from your home every week.

 

What can be Recycled?

 

Yes please…

  

 

  • Plastic pots e.g. yoghurt pots, instant noodle pots
  • Plastic tubs e.g. butter tubs, ice cream tubs
  • Plastic food trays
  • Plastic bottles e.g. pop, milk, shampoo/conditioner, ketchup, drinks bottles

 

No thanks…
  • Plastic sheet
  • Paint containers
  • DIY and garden chemical bottles
  • Polystyrene
  • Toys
  • Carrier bags
  • Coat hangers

 

Where does it go?

Once we collect Recycling from your home, a Waste Management company take it to a recovery facility where the materials are sorted and seperated to be made into new things.