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Saucepans

Reuse Sell or donate locally to a charity shop, or online using Freegle.
Recycle Take to either of our Household Waste Recycling Sites and put in the metal bin.

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Scrap metal

See metal - scrap.

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Shoes

Reuse Sell, donate locally to a charity shop or online using Freegle.
Recycle

At one of the textiles and shoes recycling points across the city. 

They can also be recycled at either of the Household Waste Recycling Sites

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Shredded paper

Reuse As bedding for small animals.
Recycle Cannot be recycled in your household recycling.
Dispose In your household rubbish.

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Soil and hardcore

See hardcore and rubble.

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Spectacles

See glasses.

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Sofas and settees

See furniture.

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Stones, rubble and gravel

See hardcore and rubble.

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Storage heaters

See electrical appliances and electronic equipment.

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Styrofoam

Recycle Cannot be recycled in your household recycling.
Dispose In your household rubbish.

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Suitcases

Reuse Sell or donate locally to a charity shop, or online using Freegle.
Recycle Cannot be recycled in your household recycling.
Dispose In general waste at one of the Household Waste Recycling Sites.

Thank you for doing the right thing. Leaving/dumping suitcases on the street, other land or beside a communal bin is illegal fly-tipping.

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Sweet tins (metal)

Reuse Refill tins and tubs as food containers, or to keep things organised in the bedroom, living room or bathroom. 

Donate locally using Freegle and other online platforms.

Recycle Metal tins can be taken to either of the Household Waste Recycling Sites or at a recycling point throughout the city.

Sweet wrappers cannot be recycled and should be placed in your household rubbish.

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Sweet tins (plastic)

Reuse Refill tins and tubs as food containers, or to keep things organised in the bedroom, living room or bathroom. 

Donate locally using Freegle and other online platforms.

Recycle Cannot be recycled in your household recycling.
Dispose In your household rubbish.

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