We are delighted to be working with BilliGreen an environmental group in Billingshurst in offering our 8th parish single-use plastic drop off location. BilliGreen have agreed a public drop off location in the The Chapel car park, we have supplied some council bins for local people to use to help recycle specific hard to recycle plastics. Sussex Green Living working with a company called TerraCycle have been collecting these waste resources since 2012, our largest drop off locations being the William Penn School in Coolham and the Quaker Meeting House, Worthing Road, Horsham.
BilliGreen’s recycling location is at The Chapel, High Street, Billingshurst, RH14 9QS – the bins are in their car park which can be accessed on foot from the high street or by car via Lakers Meadows near the library. The bins are available 24/7. Local people are able to collect and recycle: Crisp packets and non-meat savoury snack packets, Biscuit, cracker and cake wrappers, Cereal bar and rice cake wrappers, Confectionery such as sweet bags and chocolate bar wrappers, Beauty and personal care products such as pots, lids, pumps and trigger spray heads, roll on/stick deodorant, lip balm containers, lids from sun-care products, Baby food and yoghurt pouches (any brand) and Ella baby snack packets, Cheese packaging (any brand) of sliced cheese protective plastic film, flexible bags, pouches and netting and Plastic milk bottle tops with 2 or 4 printed in a triangle.
Posters showing exactly what can be recycled can be seen here, scroll to the bottom of the page.
To learn about BilliGreen and help them with greening up Billingshurst visit their BilliGreen Facebook page or contact them on
Our single-use plastic drop off locations in other towns and villages
We have public drop off locations in Horsham (many locations including churches and schools), Coolham, Thakeham, Slinfold, Mannings Heath, Barns Green and Steyning. We have drop off locations in Storrington and Amberley, however they are currently closed due to covid (as of 16.11.20). To learn more about the locations and what can be recycling in these communities click here.
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