Recycling at home

Find out how you can become a recycling champion!

Click on the button above to find out what you can and can't put in your waste or recycling bin or bag. 

Some easy tips!

  • Garden waste:  

  • Manage your food budget. An average family of four could save £50 a month!  Visit the Love Food, Hate Waste website

  • Buy items packaged in easily recyclable materials

  • Rinse out food jars and tubs before putting them in the silver bin or clear bag

  • Donate unwanted toys, clothes, shoes and books to  schools or charity shops

  • Replace disposable items such as cleaning wipes with washable cloths

  • Use reusable cotton nappies rather than disposables

  • Avoid using cling film and aluminium foil to wrap food

  • Use boxes with lids instead

  • SKToday magazine, which includes your annual bin collection calendar

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