Plastic recycling - what goes in?
Find out exactly what can - and can't - go in your 'plastics' recycling box.
- Garden collections end soon for winter
My waste and recycling
This page provides information on your waste and recycling collection rounds.
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Metal recycling - what goes in?
A list of what you can - and can't - put in your 'metal' recycling box
- Garden waste collections to restart
Our new kerbside recycling service
Our improved kerbside recycling scheme began in April 2018.
Paper recycling - what goes in?
Find out exactly what you can - and can't - put in your 'paper' recycling box.
- Staff to smarten up beauty spots
2018 new recycling scheme - press releases
You can read more about our kerbside recycling scheme in these previous press releases.
Card recycling - what goes in?
Read about exactly what you can - and can't - put in your card recycling bag.
- Recycling fun for Robert
Great reasons to recycle plastic
Why recycle plastic? As well as giving you more room in your main bin, there's a whole host of ways in which small actions can have a big effect when it comes to plastic recycling.
What can I put in my plastics recycling box?
A detailed list of exactly what can and can't be recycled as part of your kerbside plastics recycling collection.
- Staff and residents collect 100 bags of litter
What can I put in my 'glass' recycling box?
A detailed look and what exactly can (and can't) be recycled as glass in Copeland.
- Copeland's littlest bin man
What goes in my 'paper' recycling box?
A detailed list of what can (and can't) be put in with your paper recycling.
- Crafty sessions celebrate recycling achievement
- What are the opening hours for Frizington tip?
- Elephants go on the road for recycling
- What are the opening hours of the Millom tip?
- How can I arrange collection of an old bed?
- Beach cleaners in action for the summer
- Do tips open on Bank Holidays?
- Deer found in recycling bank