Suffolk Recycles

Reduce, reuse and recycle!
View the recycling and composting page

My bins

Your local waste collection authority collects the waste from your wheelie bins. This includes recycling, composting and general waste bins. For missed bin queries or other issues please contact your local district council.
What can I put in my recycling bin?
Find out what items you can put in your recycling bin.
Blue recycling bin
What can I put in my garden waste bin?
Find out what you can put in your garden waste bin.
Garden waste bin
What can I put in my general rubbish bin?
Find out which items you can put in your general rubbish bin.
Black rubbish bin

Visit our Recycling Centres

Find out how you can book a time slot online to visit a Recycling Centre in Suffolk and what rules you need to follow during your visit.

White car parked in front of a recycling centre
To recycle glass, please take it to your nearest glass bank.
Yoghurt pots being re-used in the garden.
Reduce & reuse
Find out how to reduce and re-use your waste.
Yoghurt pots being re-used in the garden.
Food waste
Find out how to reduce your food waste with our Food Savvy campaign.
Person scraping food into a bin.
Home composting
Find out how to compost and information on special compost bin offers.
Compost bin in the garden.
Hazardous waste
Find out what hazardous waste is, how to have it collected and how to dispose of it safely.
Messy paint pots
Find out how to report fly-tipping and prevent your rubbish being fly-tipped by others.
Pile of rubbish on the street

What to do with my waste?

There are many household items that can be reduced, re-used or recycled, instead of being thrown away. Find out what to do with these items by using our helpful guide.