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Reusing and recycling more

Find more common items that can be reused, plus more ways to recycle your waste

Soft plastics recycling at Co-op stores

The Co-Op collects clean soft plastics for recycling. Clean It, Scrunch It, Co-op It.

Ideas for reuse and recycling

There are lots of ways you can reuse and recycle more in your everyday life

Crisp packet recycling

Find out where you can recycle your crisp packets locally

Plastic film recycling

Many types of plastic film and all plastic carrier bags can be recycled at selected supermarkets.

Waste electrical amnesties

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.

TerraCycle Brigades

Do you want to help the environment and raise money for your school/community group? Host a TerraCycle Brigade!

Stamp recycling

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)

Textiles and shoes

All textiles and shoes can be reused, if they are in good condition, or recycled if they are in poor condition.

Glass bottle and jar recycling

Recycle your glass bottles and jars

Recycle for Bertha Park to Reduce Climate Change

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

Contact details

Waste and recycling

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