Recycling of electrical items

Why recycle electrical items?

Electrical items contain lead and other toxins which can easily cause contamination to soil and water. This in turn will then have an effect on habitats, wildlife and even humans.

It is important that we all reuse, repair and then recycle these items instead of just throwing them away. Due to the increase in electrical waste, retailers are encouraged to promote recycling and re-use through government regulations called 'The Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment Regulations', also known as WEEE.

There are several options available to residents:

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Last updated: 23/08/2022 13:30