What you can recycle
Find out what you can recycle and where to recycle things that can’t go in your recycling bin.
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You can use your recycling bin to dispose of paper, metal, glass and plastic.
If you live in a house, or a flat in a converted house, you can recycle your food waste using your silver food waste bin.
Find out the benefits of composting and order a compost bin.
Find out where in the borough you can recycle your unwanted clothes and textiles.
Electricals are classified as hazardous waste as they can contain toxic components and should be disposed of separately from ordinary waste.
Find out what to do with unwanted computers, computer parts, printers and toners.
Find out where to recycle light bulbs in the borough.
Batteries are classified as hazardous waste because they contain toxins. This means they need to be disposed of differently from ordinary waste.
There are a few things you can do to get less unwanted mail.
Find out how you can reduce the plastic waste you produce.