Reusing and recycling more
Find more common items that can be reused, plus more ways to recycle your waste
The Co-Op collects clean soft plastics for recycling. Clean It, Scrunch It, Co-op It.
There are lots of ways you can reuse and recycle more in your everyday life
Find out where you can recycle your crisp packets locally
Many types of plastic film and all plastic carrier bags can be recycled at selected supermarkets.
Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment (WEEE) is one of Europe's fastest growing waste streams, with the average UK household throwing away 3.3 tonnes of it in a lifetime. Get involved now by hunting through your cupboards, shed and garage for unwanted, broken or old electrical and electronic equipment.
Do you want to help the environment and raise money for your school/community group? Host a TerraCycle Brigade!
Householders across Perth and Kinross are invited to recycle their used postage stamps at Perth and Kinross Libraries to help raise funds for the Royal National Institute of Blind People (RNIB)
All textiles and shoes can be reused, if they are in good condition, or recycled if they are in poor condition.
Recycle your glass bottles and jars
In the Perth & Kinross Net Zero Interim Climate Emergency Report and Action Plan (December 2019), the Waste Services Team pledged to look to use the new development at Bertha Park as a best practice case study for householders reducing waste