Even for the staunchest world saving do gooder, working out what goes in your council recycle can be really confusing. Packaging and products change all the time and every council seems to have its own set of rules.There are some basics however that will help you make the right basic decisions. The following items are NOT accepted by any council in your recycle bin. Most of these products are recyclable through commercial providers, hazardous waste schemes or in your compost. Check the How to Recycle Guide if you want to know more.
Two other big NO things to remember: