Different councils collect different materials, so sometimes you may hear conflicting reports on what can and cannot be recycled. Recyclenow.com is useful site to help you with any questions you may have.

Please visit the site here and simply type in your postcode to find out what items you can recycle from home or what you can take to your local recycling bank. This allows you to pinpoint exactly what items you can recycle, and also gives helpful advice on how you should recycle these items.

There are also tips on how to start recycling from home, how to encourage your friends at school and at work to recycle more plus a helpful guide to start composting at home.