Window glass

Window glass is not accepted in your local council’s kerbside recycling bin, box or bag.

Window glass can be disposed of in your local council’s kerbside residual bin. Please double wrap it before placing it in the bin.

Small amounts may also be disposed of at your local Household Waste Recycling Centre.

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  • Lots of glass items can be recycled including glass bottles and jars.
  • There are some types of glass such as Pyrex, oven-proof glass and drinking glasses that can't as they are designed to withstand higher temperatures when being recycled.
  • Make sure your glass bottles and jars are empty and rinse out the remaining food or liquid.
  • Put lids back on glass items if possible.

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