Waste and recycling news

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Perth & Kinross Council are supporting the Keep Scotland Beautiful Roadside Litter Campaign by signing up to their Week of Action from 12-20 May

Carton recycling bins (e.g. Tetrapak) will be removed from three Perth based sites

Due to adverse weather, or vehicle breakdowns, some collections may be disrupted

All Recycling Centre Permit holders are reminded that they must renew their Permits by the 25th March

Letters have been sent out to all households with brown bins to advise of changes to their collection service

Householders across Perth and Kinross are being urged to donate unwanted household items to Letham Climate Challenge

Perth & Kinross Council's Waste Services has secured funding from Sainsbury's Supermarkets Ltd to deliver a Household Food Waste Reduction Campaign in Kinross-shire and Blairgowrie, in collaboration with local community groups.

Householders in Perth and Kinross are being urged to recycle their batteries rather than dispose of them in their green bins.

Householders using Kinross Recycling Centre can now donate their old or unwanted IT equipment for reuse by the Perth WEEE Centre at Perth College.

From Monday the 15th May, compostable food waste caddy liners will be available to buy from the Council's Pullar House.

Bin collection calendars are now paperless

Women in Perth and Kinross can now recycle their unloved or unwanted bras to raise vital funds to help fight breast cancer.

Waste Services have teamed up with the Children's Hospice Association Scotland (CHAS) in a campaign to get people recycling all of their glass bottles and jars.

Contact details

Waste and recycling

Pullar House, 35 Kinnoull Street, Perth, PH1 5GD
Tel 01738 476476