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  • What you can and can’t recycle at home
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Recycling in London
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Find your local recycling bank

Enter your postcode to find your nearest recycle bank and what items you can recycle at home.

Did you know that old electrical items are one of the fastest growing waste
streams in the UK?

If you have some electricals you no longer use, donate them to help others in your
community!

If they no longer work, everything with a plug, battery or cable can be
recycled and transformed into anything from life-saving equipment to playground games!

If you're de-cluttering at home - bag up your unwanted electricals ready to donate or recycle. Find your nearest donation or recycling point @recycleyourelectricals_
Did you know that when you recycle your old electricals, you’re giving a new lease of life to valuable materials hidden within - like gold, steel and aluminium?

These can be transformed into anything from life saving equipment to children’s playgrounds! So if you're having a clear-out, bag up your electricals ready to recycle!

Find your nearest recycling or reuse point @recycleyourelectricals_
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The nationwide campaign has enlisted the help of Hypnocat, who will use his powers of paw-suasion to get everyone recycling their old electricals (including you!)

Did you know that a massive 75% of materials in your old electrical items can be recycled and turned back into useful things such as life-saving equipment, children’s playgrounds, and even new electricals?!

Old electricals are one of the fastest-growing waste streams in the world, with 50 million tonnes of electrical waste thrown away annually across the globe. 😲 

Make a difference - recycle your old electricals or donate them to your local community if they're still working.
Making four shampoo bottles from recycled materials uses the same energy as making just one from scratch!

Most of us are stepping it up to take climate change down, and recycling is one
of the easiest ways to do it. 

Take action – recycle your bathroom plastics!
Did you know that making 20 aerosols from recycled materials uses the same energy as making just one from scratch?

Most of us are stepping it up to take climate change down, and recycling is one of the
easiest ways to do it. 

Take action – recycle your aerosols!  <a href=#RecycleWeek " />
We save 18 million tonnes of CO2 a year by recycling, the same environmental impact as 27 million of us going veggie! 🍅🥕🍟

Most of us are stepping it up to take climate change down, and recycling is one of the easiest ways to do it. Take action – recycle more!
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Business recycling

Find information to help you improve your business recycling rate.

  • Services at a glance
  • Recycling rate calculator
  • Toolkits & resources

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