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Glass bottles and jars

Find out how to recycle glass bottles and jars.


You can recycle glass bottles and jars:

Tips for glass recycling: 

  • Make sure that bottles are empty and have been rinsed out - you can put any metal caps and lids in the glass bank but no corks please.
  • Don't put window glass, light bulbs, reading glasses, cooking dishes or glass crockery items in glass bins and banks, however they can all be recycled in different containers at any Suffolk Recycling Centres.
  • Pyrex glass items can be re-used or donated if suitable, it can also be recycled at recycling centres only in the flat glass container.