The pages within this Recycling Zone are packed full of information about ways in which you can green up your life and live more sustainabily…..

Why recycle?

Recycling symbols explained

Recycle itWhat can I recycle in my household recycling bin?

Recycling for charity and TerraCycle – this page explains the Sussex Greener Living Campaign and how you can recycle the following landfill materials to raise money for good causes.

  • Biscuit wrappers
  • Coffee and Tassimo packaging
  • Baby fruit and vegetable pouches
  • Pens and writing correction fluid bottles
  • Home care and air care products
  • Plastic milk bottle tops (2 and 4 only)
  • Toothpaste tubes and toothbrushes
  • Textiles – clothing, shoes etc
  • Mobile phones
  • Ink cartridges
  • Inhalers
  • CDs and DVDs
  • Aluminium ring pulls
  • Other miscellaneous items

Other recycling websites
Don’t throw it away, give it away – Freecycle & Freegle
Learn about composting


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Forward your suggestions for events, videos, parks and green spaces etc. to be added to “your” site.

“Greening Sussex by Sussex families”