Blue bins

What happens to your blue bin waste

Blue bin recyclables are sent to a recycling processor and sorted into different material streams -

  • paper
  • cardboard
  • glass
  • plastic
  • aluminium cans
  • steel cans

They can then be made into new products.

Where your plastic recycling waste goes

The plastic pots, tubs and trays are sent for recycling. You can find out more at WasteDataFlow.