WEEE is waste electrical and electronic equipment. It covers most things with a plug or battery, including household items such as:
- white goods
- battery-powered toys
- fluorescent tubes and low energy light bulbs
WEEE equipment cannot be sent to landfill and must be recycled through an approved and licensed treatment plant
offer recycling facilities for WEEE, with containers and storage areas clearly marked with bright pink signs.
Small electrical equipment
Smaller items such as electric toothbrushes, hairdryers and radios can be taken to recycling centres or WEEE and textiles banks
. Please put the items in a carrier bag before placing them in a bank.
Collection of bulky or heavy items
If your items are too large for you to take to a recycling centre, your local district or borough council
will be able to arrange a collection. There may be a charge for this service.
Donate for reuse