Mixed Recycling

Your mixed recycling is taken to our materials recovery facility (MRF) in Manchester, where the plastic bottles, glass bottles and jars, foil, food tins, drinks cans and aerosols are separated using the latest technology. It is
then bulked up and bailed ready for the recycling process.

Did you know?

50.2% of your plastic bottles were sold in the UK,

100% of your glass bottles and jars were sold in the UK,

100% of your aerosol cans, food cans, drink cans and foil were sold in the UK.

(Market figures for Apr-Jun 2018)

Find out what happens to your other waste

Recycle for Greater Manchester