Plastic film and carrier bags
Generally, plastic film and carrier bags can't be recycled at home, but some can be recycled at supermarket carrier bag collection points. First, check on the packaging to see if they can be recycled or not.
To recycle or not to recycle?
Here's a list of the types of plastic packaging you can recycle at supermarket collection points:
Plastic carrrier bags
Plastic bread bags (shake out)
Plastic cereal bags i.e. Porridge Oats (not inners from boxed cereals)
Plastic wrappers and ring joiners from multipacks of cans and plastic bottles
Plastic wrappers from toilet roll and kitchen towel packs
Plastic freezer bags
Plastic magazine and newspaper wrap (type used for home delivery only)
Thin bags used for fruit and veg at supermarkets
Cling film and other types of film
Food and drink pouches (like for coffee, baby food or cat food)
Film lids from ready meals and food trays