Find out how to recycle or compost sawdust.


You can only recycle clean sawdust in your compost bin. Sawdust must be from untreated wood, (unpainted or un-varnished wood) you cannot put sawdust used for animal bedding into your household compost bin.

You can recycle untreated sawdust at any Suffolk Recycling Centre in the green container.

Recycle as home compost

You can compost sawdust from untreated wood in a home composting bin.