Fridges & freezers

Fridges and freezers are not accepted in your local council’s kerbside residual or recycling bin, box or bag.

Fridges and freezers can be recycled at your local Household Waste Recycling Centre.

*Find out more here: https://www.merseysidewda.gov.uk/waste-recycling/household-waste-recycling-centres-hwrcs/


If it is in good condition you may want to donate it to a local charity, or to one of Merseyside Recycling and Waste Authority’s Reuse Shops.

*Find out more here: https://www.merseysidewda.gov.uk/waste-recycling/shop/

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  • Most electrical items are recyclable and some need to be disposed of safely.
  • Please remove batteries from items before recycling
  • Electrical items can be taken to your local Household Waste Recycling Centre.
  • Check with the retailer of the item - they may also have a take back scheme for recycling your items.

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