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Recycling small electricals and mobile phones

Electricals are classified as hazardous waste as they can contain toxic components and should be disposed of separately from ordinary waste.

Where to take your appliances

You can dispose of broken or unwanted small electrical items at our small appliance banks at:

  • 36 Sydenham Hill, Sydenham, SE26 6SL

  • St Norbert Road / Turnham Road (opposite shops), SE4 2HH

  • Junction of Sydenham Road and Porthcawe Road, SE26 5SF

  • Junction of Leyland Road and Eltham Road, SE12 8DU

The electricals will be collected and taken to SWEEEP to be recycled.

What items are accepted

Yes please

No thanks

  • phones
  • electric toothbrushes
  • remote controls
  • shavers
  • VCRs
  • small kitchen appliances
  • cookers
  • digiboxes
  • irons
  • washing machines
  • electronic toys
  • small DIY tools
  • kettles
  • clocks
  • hairdryers
  • any other small electrical items

  • mini stereos

If your mobile still works

You can donate your working mobile phone to charity or sell it online.



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