A-Z list of waste types
Find out about the different types of waste, where to recycle or dispose of them, and any restrictions or charges for these.
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- Disposal: Not permitted in your kerbside bin or at any of Staffordshire's recycling centres. You are allowed to bury pet animals on your property or contact your local vet about cremation.
- Reduce: Consider only buying what you really need.Reuse: Before you throw anything away why not see if it can be reused, repaired or upcycled? There are lots of ways this can be done.Recycle: Duvets, pillows and cushions can be taken to the recycling centre where they will be sent for waste recovery.