Sort my waste

Learn the right way to recycle with Recycle Mate - your local recycling guide!

Your local sorting guide

Ever feel confused about what items go in which bin?

Search the Sorting Guide to check what is recyclable and what can go into your recycling bin.
Simply enter the item's name in the search field.

Try our clever Recycling Chatbot

Still curious to learn more, or do you have a more specific question?

If still in doubt, just ask – in English or another language!  Want to know the latest on soft plastic recycling or why it’s so important to keep recycling…. see if we can help you find the answer!

Download the free Recycle Mate App

Recycle Mate App is free to download and use. It is a free resource available to every local council, recycler, product stewardship scheme and charity to get involved and promote their initiatives.
The Recycle Mate App has extra features where you can snap a photo of an item to find out your best disposal option.

Your local opportunities map

Find lots of local community recycling drop-off loactions.

Is your favourite local recycler, repairer, recovery store (charity store) or safe disposal collection point not featured in the local opportunities map below? Contact Recycle Mate