Visiting a Recycling Centre? 

  • Stay two metres away from other visitors and staff at all times
  • Two people from the same household may leave their vehicle only to carry large items
  • Cars and vans under 2 metres high only – no vehicles with trailers

Paper and shredded paper

Most types of paper can be recycled in your paper and card bin. This includes:

  • paper and shredded paper
  • magazines and catalogues
  • newspapers
  • books
  • envelopes and mail
  • junk mail
  • greetings cards and wrapping paper

Paper with foil, glitter or plastic coating can’t be recycled. Please remove any plastic wrapping.

Recycle for Greater Manchester