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 A to Z of reusing, recycling and waste disposal

Find your nearest recycling sites and brings sites

What can I put into my green bin?

Tick the box to display all items that you can put in your green bin  
  • Sample imageJam jars

    Jam Jars - please see Glass Jars and Bottles

  • Sample imageJewellery

    Unwanted jewellery can be taken to charity and second hand shops.

  • Sample imageJigsaw Puzzles

    Donate complete jigsaw puzzles to your local charity shop.

  • Sample imageJunk Mail

    You can stop junk mail by registering with the Mail Preference Service:

    Telephone 0207 291 3310.
    Freepost 22
    London, WE1 7EZ.
    Junk mail can be recycled using your green recycling bin. Please remove all plastic packaging before recycling.

    This item goes in green bin

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