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Recyclables

Recycling Banks

 

Recycling facilities throughout the Borough are currently sited at over 35 locations. 

 

What can I recycle at a recycling bank?

 

  • Glass bottles and jars e.g. wine, pasta sauce, jam. Please give these a quick rinse first, and please don't include any other types of glass e.g. drinking glasses / pyrex. Lids should be placed in your domestic rubbish bin;

 

  • Clothing and textiles - bagged, clean clothing in any condition (including underwear) which will be either reused or recycled into materials such as loft insulation or mattress stuffing. These recycling banks are managed by charities;

 

      •  Hampshire Search and Rescue (for more information on this charity click here);

      • British Heart Foundation (for more information on this charity click here);

      • Oxfam (for more information on this charity click here);

      • Salvation Army (for more information on this charity click here);

      • Dreams Come True (for more information on this charity click here)
      • Traid (for more information on this charity click here)

 

  • Shoes - Managed by the charities above plus the European Shoe Recycling Company (for more information on this charity please click here);


  • Food tins, drinks cans and aerosols (please give these a quick rinse first and ensure aerosols are empty. Lids should be placed in your household rubbish bin.);  

 

  • Books and music (including CDs, DVDs, videos, tapes, vinyl records - pre-recorded, purchased items only please - no blank tapes / videos). 

 

Where is my local recycling bank?

 

Please visit www.recyclenow.com and use the online Post Code search facility to locate your nearest site.

 

Alternatively, please view the attachment at the bottom of this page.

 

On-street recycling bins