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Bottle tops (plastic)

Find out how to recycle or dispose of plastic bottle tops.


Loose bottle tops are too small to survive the pre-sorting process at the recycling facility.

Bottle tops won’t get recycled unless you wash and squash your empty plastics bottles and then place the top back on.

You can then put whole bottle either:


Trigger spray tops (commonly found on cleaning products) cannot be recycled due to mix of materials used to make them.

You can put it: