Plastic bottles go in your mixed recycling bin. This includes all bottles such as:

  • cleaning product bottles
  • trigger spray bottles
  • shampoo and shower gel bottles
  • drinks and milk bottles

Some brands have partnered with Terracycle to collect hard to recycle plastics. Check for a recycling drop off point near you.

Some local supermarkets have a plastic bag recycling point that also accept other sorts of plastic packaging too.

All other plastic go in your general waste bin. This includes things like, plastic pots tubs and trays, nappies, polystyrene and wet wipes.

Find out what happens to your plastic


Recycle for Greater Manchester