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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 imageRadiators

    If you have an electric oil-filled radiator that is in good working order, you can donate it to a local re-use organisation.
    • Emmaus Leeds 0113 2484288
    • Leeds & Moortown Furniture Store 0113 2739727
    • St Judes 0113 2450800
    • Safe Haven 0113 3451218
    • SLATE 0113 2704005
    • Sydney Bridge 0113 2175388
    You can also take it to the Revive Leeds re-use shop at Seacroft recycling site.

    If you are replacing a broken electric radiator, the retailer supplying your new appliance should offer you a take back service.

    You can recycle your electric radiator by taking it to your nearest recycling site; where you put it in the small electrical waste container.

    If you are unable to do this, you can book a bulky waste collection by calling 0113 2224406.

    If it is a radiator from a central heating system, you need to take it to your nearest recycling site, where you can put it in the scrap metal container.

  • Sample imageRadios

    If you have a radio that is in good working order, you can donate it to a local re-use organisation.
    • Emmaus Leeds 0113 2484288
    • Leeds & Moortown Furniture Store 0113 2739727
    • St Judes 0113 2450800
    • Safe Haven 0113 3451218
    • SLATE 0113 2704005
    • Sydney Bridge 0113 2175388

    You can also take it to the Revive Leeds re-use shop at the Seacroft recycling site.

    If you are replacing a broken radio, the retailer supplying your new applicance should offer you a take back service.

    Alternatively, you can recycle your radio by taking it to your nearest bring site with a WEEEbank (see W for a list of sites) or to your nearest recycling site, where you can put it in the small electrical waste container.

  • Sample imageRags

    Please see Clothing

  • Sample imageRechargeable Batteries

    Please see Batteries

  • Sample imageRecord Players

    If you have an unwanted record player that is in good working order, you can donate it to a local re-use organisation.
    • Emmaus Leeds 0113 2484288
    • Leeds & Moortown Furniture Store 0113 2739727
    • St Judes 0113 2450800
    • Safe Haven 0113 3451218
    • SLATE 0113 2704005
    • Sydney Bridge 0113 2175388
    You can also take it to the Revive Leeds re-use shop at the Seacroft recycling site.

    If you are replacing a broken record player, the retailer supplying your new appliance should offer you a take back service.

    Alternatively, you can recycle your record player by taking it to your nearest bring site with a WEEEbank (see W for a list of sites) or to nearest recycling site, where you can put it in the small electrical waste container.

  • Sample imageRecords and Tapes

    Please donate these to your local charity shop.

  • Sample imageRefrigerators

    Please see Fridges and Freezers