What goes in my bins

New recycling heroes in town - video

You can go to the YouTube site to access the "New recycling heroes in town" video with an interactive transcript  - select the 3 horizontal dots icon and choose "Open transcript". Please note the video may autoplay.


Did you know? There are new recycling heroes in town! [cheering]

Alongside our existing recycling heroes:

  • paper and card
  • glass bottles and jars
  • tins and cans
  • and plastic bottles

you can now recycle:

  • yoghurt pots
  • plastic takeaway containers
  • tubs and lids of all kinds
  • plastic punnets.

But watch out for these sneaky villains.

Anything stained with food or dirt is not recycable! Such as: 

  • cardboard takeaway boxes with food stains
  • takeaway pizza boxes
  • plastic bags and any plastic wrapping or
  • tissue paper.

Remember! Don’t put recycling in a bag!

Keep your red bin happy! Only put dry, clean and loose recycling in your bin.

Not sure what you can recycle?

Check out our website www.slough.gov.uk/redbin, all one word,no spaces between "red" and "bin". [the web address for What goes in your red bin is read out]

[upbeat music fades out]