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Recycle small electrical items

As of Monday 30 September 2019 you can put one small carrier bag of electrical items on top of or alongside your recycling bin on collection day.

Please remove any batteries and place these in a separate bag for recycling - cables and plugs can be attached.

Important: please do not put the bagged items in your recycling bin, as it won't be emptied.

A large number of items can be collected:-

The items we collect include:

  • Kettles

  • Toasters

  • Irons

  • Laptops

  • Keyboards

  • Small lamps

  • Hair dryers/shavers

  • Digi boxes

  • Electric toothbrushes

  • Food processors/blenders

  • Calculators

  • Cameras

  • Chargers

  • Power tools

We cannot collect the following items but they can be recycled at the tip:

  • Any item too large for a carrier bag

  • TVs and PC monitors

  • Microwave ovens

  • Vacuum cleaners

  • Fluorescent tubes and light bulbs

  • Ink cartridges and toners

  • Fridges/freezers

  • Washing machines

  • Dish washers

  • Cookers

  • Glass or ceramic electrical items (e.g. slow cookers or glass kettles)

  • Car batteries

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