Recycling Centres and Local Recycling Points

Local Recycling Points and Household Recycling Centres

Local Recycling Points

Throughout the Tendring District we have over 80 local recycling points where you can recycling your glass bottles and much more!

You can recycle a range of materials at these sites, including:

  • Glass bottles and jars
  • Newspapers and Magazines
  • Textiles, clothes and shoes
  • DVDs, CDs and computer games
  • Books
  • Tetra paks, cartons and coffee cups

To find your nearest recycling bank:

To see a full list of local recycling points and find out what materials they accept, take a look at our handy table.

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Recycling small Electrical or electronic items

You can now recycle small electrical items in the recycling bins located in all the libraries in the Tendring District.

These include Brightlingsea, Clacton, Harwich, Holland, Manningtree, Walton and West Clacton libraries.

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Items too large for the recycling banks and lightbulbs can be taken to any Recycling Centre of Household Waste in Essex.

Essex County Council's Household Recycling Centres

Tendring has four Recycling Centres for Household Waste:

  • Malting Lane, Kirby-le-Soken, CO13 OEH
  • Rush Green Road, Clacton, CO16 7BL
  • West End Lane, Dovercourt, CO12 3SF
  • Greensmill, Lawford, CO11 1UW   

To find out the opening times and more information please visit the ECC website:

Also see:

A-Z of recycling and reuse

Garden Waste Service

Try composting at home

Top Tips to Reduce your Plastic Usage

Last updated on: 20/11/2018 - 15:55