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Local recycling

There’s lots of information about recycling, reducing waste and how you can be involved in your local area on the Recycle Now website.

Reuse centres Toggle accordion

Reuse centres are an easy place to donate unwanted household items or pick up an amazing bargain.

Reuse centres

Recycle or donate your items instead Toggle accordion

Many of the things we throw away haven’t always reached the end of their useful life. Something that you don’t want any more can still be used by someone else.


Donating your items to someone else or recycling them is always a better option than throwing them away. For details of organisations that provide opportunities to sell, donate, or give away used furniture and household items.

Donate, sell and swap

Bulky items collection Toggle accordion

We can collect your larger items that can’t be collected as part of the normal kerbside service. Please note we charge for this service. Visit our bulky waste collection page for details.

Bulky waste collection

Household waste recycling centres (local tips) Toggle accordion

For locations opening times and accepted materials please use the Recycling Centres

Recycling Centres

Recycling Locator Toggle accordion

Find local recycling facilities in your area

Recycling locator

Reduce Waste

WasteAware campaigns Toggle accordion

We’re part of the WasteAware partnership - working with the other county, district and borough councils to reduce, reuse and recycle Hertfordshire's waste. Find out more about WasteAware campaigns and how you can get involved.