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What you can and can't recycle in halls

By HWResLife 14 Oct 2020

Confused about recycling? Here are some tips to help you ...

Do Recycle:

  • Paper and unwanted mail
  • Clean cardboard and clean drinks cartons(Small amounts of cardboard can be placed in the food bin (if available) too)
  • Clean plastic bottles, tub trays etc.
  • Clean cans, tinfoil and empty aerosols

Don’t Recycle:

  • Plastic bags, wrappers, crisp packets, clingfilm
  • Paper towels
  • Plastic plant pots and toys
  • Glass (This is recycled separately)
  • Food contaminated cardboard/paper

If you’re unsure here’s a link to Edinburgh Council’s guide to recycling: Click Here

You can even download our Recycling poster which has all the guidance in detail:

Recycling_Poster.pdf (127KB)

Remember the FIVE Rs: Refuse, Reduce, Reuse, Repurpose, Recycle


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