Recycling

Recycling

 

Residents in West Berkshire can recycle a wide range of waste from the kerbside.

Kerbside collection system in West Berkshire

Residents in West Berkshire can recycle a wide range of waste from the kerbside. To achieve this collection receptacles allow waste to be sorted at source. By doing this, we produce higher quality material for recycling. In the table below, you can see what is collected in the different containers.  

What container does my recycling go in
We will always take your excess recycling. If you have excess recycling, please contact West Berkshire Council's Customer Services team on 01635 519080 for additional boxes or sacks.
Find out more about which types of plastics we can accept for recycling and why.
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