Waste & COVID-19

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Find out all the up to date information about waste service changes due to the Coronavirus in Suffolk

Recycling Bin

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Find out what can and can’t go in your recycling bin with answers to some of your frequently asked questions.

Recycling centres

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Currently Suffolk's Recycling Centres are remaining open following the national lockdown restrictions

Book a slot

Waste collection

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How to recycle and dispose of waste in your kerbside bins.

Home composting

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Learn how to compost waste at home.

Fly-tipping

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Report and prevent fly-tipping.

Learning zone

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Find classroom resources for children and teachers or explore where your waste goes (& visit)!

Food waste

Join the collaboration to get Food Savvy

Find out how to reduce your food waste with our Food Savvy challenge.

Reduce your waste

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Great practical tips on how to reduce the amount you waste.

Hazardous waste

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Unsure how to safely get rid of hazardous items (including paint)? Find out here.

Trade waste

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Learn how to set up a trade waste collection or what you need to take waste to Suffolk Recycling Centres.

New recycling campaign aims to get Suffolk’s recycling right

A new campaign has been launched in Suffolk to help people get their recycling right.

New vehicle banners encourage Suffolk to be food and freezer savvy

Waste and recycling vehicles in Suffolk are now displaying new artwork to help deliver the food savvy message.

Newsletter

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Subscribe to our quarterly email newsletter to receive waste and recycling updates.

Read the Winter 2020 edition.