Christmas recycling

Recycle this Christmas

Use your blue-lidded bin to recycle:

  • plain Christmas cards (without glitter)
  • plain non-foil based wrapping paper
  • cardboard packaging (please flatten and remove sticky tape)
  • foil 
  • tins, cans and aerosols
  • glass jars
  • plastic pots, tubs and trays - if in doubt check the list of the plastics we can collect for recycling and remember the scrunch test if it bounces back it can't be recycled and should go in your black bin

Find out what else you can recycle

Use your green-lidded bin to recycle all food waste including:

  • Christmas leftovers
  • plate scrapings​
  • tea bags and coffee grounds
  • fruit and vegetable peelings
  • meat and fish bones
  • out of date food (remove from packaging first)
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