What you can and can't put in your blue recycling bin.

We will empty your blue recycling bin once a fortnight.

What you can and can't put in your blue recycling bin

The items listed above are a summary of what you can or can't recycle.

What to recycle poster What to recycle for glass

Please see our Recycling directory for more information.

Blue bin recycling tips

  • Break down cardboard boxes and squash them as flat as possible 
  • Rinse cans, tins and plastic bottles - again squash them down as much as possible 
  • Put the items loose in your blue bin - no bags 

What happens to your recycling

Have you ever wondered what happens to your recycling?  Recycle for Hampshire have produced a short video explaining what happens to your tins, cans, aerosols, paper, magazines, cardboard and plastic bottles.  

 


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