Brentwood Borough Council Waste and Recycling - Recycling - A-Z Recycling Guide

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A-Z Recycling Guide

Use this A-Z Guide to find out if an item will be collected by our recycling kerbside service or can be taken to one of Essex County Council's Recycling Centres (Civic Amenity Sites).

Find further information on specific items on the How do I recycle ..... ? web page.

To find your item, please scroll down the page or select the first letter of your item from the alphabet below.

B
C
D
E
F
G
H
I
J
K
L
M
N
O
P
Q
R
S
T
U
V
W
X
Y
Z
A
ItemContainer
Aerosol cansOrange Sack
Aluminium foil topsOrange Sack
Aluminium traysOrange Sack
AsbestosInformation on how to dispose of Asbestos

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B
ItemContainer
Bags (plastic)Black Sack or Reuse
Batteries (household)Civic Amenity Site
BeddingCivic Amenity Site or Textiles bag
BeltsTextiles bag
BicycleCivic Amenity site- scrap metal bank
Birthday CardsOrange Sack
Biscuit TinOrange Sack
Bones (cooked chicken, fish etc.)Food Waste Caddy
Books (hard and paperback)Orange Sack or Civic Amenity Site
Bottle (glass)Red Box
Bottle (plastic)Orange Sack
Branches (small)Brown bin/Green Bio Sack
Bubble WrapBlack Sack
Building materials- corrugated ironCivic Amenity site

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C
ItemContainer
CandlesBlack sack
Cans (food)Orange Sack
Cans (drink)Orange Sack
CardboardOrange Sack
Carrier bags (plastic)Black Sack or Reuse
Cat foodBlack Sack
Cat food packagingBlack Sack
Cat litterBlack Sack
CDCivic Amenity Site or Charity Shop
Chicken carcassFood waste caddy
Christmas CardsOrange Sack
Christmas decorations (baubles, tinsel etc.)Black Sack
Cling filmBlack sack
Clinical WasteInformation on how to dispose of clinical waste is available on the Special Collections web page
ClothesTextiles bag
Coat hanger (plastic)Black Sack
Coat hanger (metal)Black Sack
Coffee BeansFood waste caddy
ComputerCivic Amenity Site
Cooking OilBlack sack
Cotton WoolBlack sack
Crisp packetBlack sack
CrockeryBlack sack

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D
ItemContainer
Dog foodBlack sack
Drinking glassBlack sack (please wrap in newspaper)
Drinks cartonsOrange sack

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E
ItemContainer
Electrical item (large)Civic Amenity Site or Special Collection
Electrical item (small)Civic Amenity Site
EnvelopesOrange sack
Egg shellsFood waste caddy

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F
ItemContainer
Facial wipesBlack sack
Fat- cookingBlack Sack (within plastic bottle)
Fish bonesFood waste caddy
FoilOrange sack
Foil traysOrange sack
Fluorescent tubesCivic Amenity Site
Fridge/freezerCivic Amenity Site or Special Collection

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G
ItemContainer
Glass (broken)Black sack (please wrap in newspaper)
Glass bottles & jarsRed box
Glass windowCivic Amenity Site
Grass cuttingsBrown bin/green bio sack

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H
ItemContainer
HandbagsTextiles bag
HatsTextiles bag
Hedge trimmingsBrown bin/green bio sack

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I
ItemContainer
Ice cube bagsOrange sack
Ice cream tubsOrange sack
Incontinence padsDouble wrap in a plastic bag and place in black sack
Inkjet cartridgesCivic Amenity Site

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J
ItemContainer
'J' clothsBlack sack
Jar lids (metal)Orange sack
Jars (glass)Red box
Juice cartonsOrange sack

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K
ItemContainer
Kitchen rollBlack sack
Kitchen roll cardboard tubeOrange sack

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L
ItemContainer
LeavesBrown bin/green bio sack
Light bulbs (energy saving)Civic Amenity Site
Light bulbs (standard type)Civic Amenity Site or Black sack (please wrap in newspaper)

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M
ItemContainer
Make-up wipesBlack sack
MagazinesOrange sack
Margarine tubOrange sack
MattressCivic Amenity site or special collection
Meat tray (polystyrene)Black sack
Milk bottle tops (plastic)Orange sack
Milk cartonsOrange sack
Mobile phoneCivic Amenity site

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N
ItemContainer
Nails (metal)Black sack
NappiesBlack sack
NewspaperOrange sack

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O
ItemContainer
Oil (cooking)Black sack
Oven trayBlack sack or Civic amenity site

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P
ItemContainer
Paint tinsCivic Amenity site
Papier macheBlack sack
Paper platesOrange sack
Paper serviettesBlack sack
PenBlack sack
PencilBlack sack
PlantsBrown bin/green bio sack
Plastic bagsBlack sack or Reuse
Plastic bottlesOrange sack
PolystyreneBlack sack
Potato peelingsFood waste caddy
Print tonerCivic amenity site

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S
ItemContainer
SaucepansCivic amenity site
SellotapeBlack sack
Shampoo bottlesOrange sack
ShoesTextiles bag
Shopping bags (plastic)Black sack or Reuse
Shredded paperOrange sack
Straw - drinking (plastic)Black sack
Styrofoam food trayBlack sack
Sweet tinOrange sack

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T
ItemContainer
Tablet pack (cardboard)Orange sack
Tablet pack (plastic insert)Black sack
Tea bagsFood waste caddy
Telephone directoryOrange sack
TetrapakOrange sack
Tin foilOrange sack
TissueBlack sack
Tissue paperOrange sack
Toilet roll tubeOrange sack
Toothpaste tubeBlack sack
TowelsTextiles bag
Turkey carcassFood waste caddy

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V
ItemContainer
Vegetable peelingsFood waste caddy
Video cassette tapeBlack sack

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W
ItemContainer
WeedsBrown bin/green bio sack
Wine corkBlack sack
Window envelopesOrange sack
Wine glassBlack sack (please wrap in newspaper)
Wrapping paperOrange sack

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X
ItemContainer
X-Ray scansBlack sack

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Y
ItemContainer
Yellow pagesOrange sack
Yoghurt potsOrange sack

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Breadcrumb, my location

A-Z Recycling Guide

Use this A-Z Guide to find out if an item will be collected by our recycling kerbside service or can be taken to one of Essex County Council's Recycling Centres (Civic Amenity Sites).

Find further information on specific items on the How do I recycle ..... ? web page.

To find your item, please scroll down the page or select the first letter of your item from the alphabet below.

B
C
D
E
F
G
H
I
J
K
L
M
N
O
P
Q
R
S
T
U
V
W
X
Y
Z
A
ItemContainer
Aerosol cansOrange Sack
Aluminium foil topsOrange Sack
Aluminium traysOrange Sack
AsbestosInformation on how to dispose of Asbestos

Return to the top

B
ItemContainer
Bags (plastic)Black Sack or Reuse
Batteries (household)Civic Amenity Site
BeddingCivic Amenity Site or Textiles bag
BeltsTextiles bag
BicycleCivic Amenity site- scrap metal bank
Birthday CardsOrange Sack
Biscuit TinOrange Sack
Bones (cooked chicken, fish etc.)Food Waste Caddy
Books (hard and paperback)Orange Sack or Civic Amenity Site
Bottle (glass)Red Box
Bottle (plastic)Orange Sack
Branches (small)Brown bin/Green Bio Sack
Bubble WrapBlack Sack
Building materials- corrugated ironCivic Amenity site

Return to the top

C
ItemContainer
CandlesBlack sack
Cans (food)Orange Sack
Cans (drink)Orange Sack
CardboardOrange Sack
Carrier bags (plastic)Black Sack or Reuse
Cat foodBlack Sack
Cat food packagingBlack Sack
Cat litterBlack Sack
CDCivic Amenity Site or Charity Shop
Chicken carcassFood waste caddy
Christmas CardsOrange Sack
Christmas decorations (baubles, tinsel etc.)Black Sack
Cling filmBlack sack
Clinical WasteInformation on how to dispose of clinical waste is available on the Special Collections web page
ClothesTextiles bag
Coat hanger (plastic)Black Sack
Coat hanger (metal)Black Sack
Coffee BeansFood waste caddy
ComputerCivic Amenity Site
Cooking OilBlack sack
Cotton WoolBlack sack
Crisp packetBlack sack
CrockeryBlack sack

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D
ItemContainer
Dog foodBlack sack
Drinking glassBlack sack (please wrap in newspaper)
Drinks cartonsOrange sack

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E
ItemContainer
Electrical item (large)Civic Amenity Site or Special Collection
Electrical item (small)Civic Amenity Site
EnvelopesOrange sack
Egg shellsFood waste caddy

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F
ItemContainer
Facial wipesBlack sack
Fat- cookingBlack Sack (within plastic bottle)
Fish bonesFood waste caddy
FoilOrange sack
Foil traysOrange sack
Fluorescent tubesCivic Amenity Site
Fridge/freezerCivic Amenity Site or Special Collection

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G
ItemContainer
Glass (broken)Black sack (please wrap in newspaper)
Glass bottles & jarsRed box
Glass windowCivic Amenity Site
Grass cuttingsBrown bin/green bio sack

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H
ItemContainer
HandbagsTextiles bag
HatsTextiles bag
Hedge trimmingsBrown bin/green bio sack

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I
ItemContainer
Ice cube bagsOrange sack
Ice cream tubsOrange sack
Incontinence padsDouble wrap in a plastic bag and place in black sack
Inkjet cartridgesCivic Amenity Site

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J
ItemContainer
'J' clothsBlack sack
Jar lids (metal)Orange sack
Jars (glass)Red box
Juice cartonsOrange sack

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K
ItemContainer
Kitchen rollBlack sack
Kitchen roll cardboard tubeOrange sack

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L
ItemContainer
LeavesBrown bin/green bio sack
Light bulbs (energy saving)Civic Amenity Site
Light bulbs (standard type)Civic Amenity Site or Black sack (please wrap in newspaper)

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M
ItemContainer
Make-up wipesBlack sack
MagazinesOrange sack
Margarine tubOrange sack
MattressCivic Amenity site or special collection
Meat tray (polystyrene)Black sack
Milk bottle tops (plastic)Orange sack
Milk cartonsOrange sack
Mobile phoneCivic Amenity site

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N
ItemContainer
Nails (metal)Black sack
NappiesBlack sack
NewspaperOrange sack

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O
ItemContainer
Oil (cooking)Black sack
Oven trayBlack sack or Civic amenity site

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P
ItemContainer
Paint tinsCivic Amenity site
Papier macheBlack sack
Paper platesOrange sack
Paper serviettesBlack sack
PenBlack sack
PencilBlack sack
PlantsBrown bin/green bio sack
Plastic bagsBlack sack or Reuse
Plastic bottlesOrange sack
PolystyreneBlack sack
Potato peelingsFood waste caddy
Print tonerCivic amenity site

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S
ItemContainer
SaucepansCivic amenity site
SellotapeBlack sack
Shampoo bottlesOrange sack
ShoesTextiles bag
Shopping bags (plastic)Black sack or Reuse
Shredded paperOrange sack
Straw - drinking (plastic)Black sack
Styrofoam food trayBlack sack
Sweet tinOrange sack

Return to the top

T
ItemContainer
Tablet pack (cardboard)Orange sack
Tablet pack (plastic insert)Black sack
Tea bagsFood waste caddy
Telephone directoryOrange sack
TetrapakOrange sack
Tin foilOrange sack
TissueBlack sack
Tissue paperOrange sack
Toilet roll tubeOrange sack
Toothpaste tubeBlack sack
TowelsTextiles bag
Turkey carcassFood waste caddy

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V
ItemContainer
Vegetable peelingsFood waste caddy
Video cassette tapeBlack sack

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W
ItemContainer
WeedsBrown bin/green bio sack
Wine corkBlack sack
Window envelopesOrange sack
Wine glassBlack sack (please wrap in newspaper)
Wrapping paperOrange sack

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X
ItemContainer
X-Ray scansBlack sack

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Y
ItemContainer
Yellow pagesOrange sack
Yoghurt potsOrange sack

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