Paper and card recycling in your blue box

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Your paper and card recycling is collected weekly on your normal collection day.

Find your collection day

What we accept

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  • Newspapers and Magazines
  • Cardboard
  • Catalogues
  • Tetra paks - such as milk and juice cartons
  • Directories etc.
  • Envelopes
  • Paper

What we do not accept

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  • Shredded paper (please place in the kitchen caddy)
  • Plastic sleeves to catalogues and similar
  • Any type of plastic

What happens to the collected paper?

The collectors will separate out the paper from the card and store them in different compartments on the vehicle.

Once collected, the paper and card are sent to separate paper mills where they are processed to produce more paper and card.

Alternative services

You can take your recycling and household / garden waste free of charge to Space Waye Reuse and Recycling Centre. If Space Waye is closed, there are alternative re-use and recycling sites available in West London.

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