What is recyclable and what is not?
Cardboard and paper: Machine copy paper; lazer and printer printing paper; all stationery, regardless of colour; newspapers; newspapers and magazines, books and pamphlets, all cardboard boxes, packaging materials, cardboard display items.
Plastic: Clean wrappings and packaging plastic; clean shopping bags; plastic; cooldrink bottles; plastic crates.
Cans and metals: All cooldrink cans and canned fruit tins.
Not suitable for recycling
Any wet, dirty or foul-smelling materials; disposable nappies; carbon paper; chemically treated fax paper; self-adhesive paper; icecream, sweets, biscuit of potato chip packaging; used paper gloves, serviettes and wax paper; milk cardboard containers; tin foil, cling plastic; polystyrene food containers; cellophane; dogfood bags, potato bags and wax-coated containers; window glass; mirror glass; light bulbs; windscreens and pottery.