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What can be recycled?


Paper recyclable­s




Brown cardboard boxes

Pizza boxes

Boxes from cereals, toothpaste, medication, etc Office paper

Flyers, posters, pamphlets Letters


School books (without plastic covers)


Milk and juice cartons

Glass recyclable­s

Wine and cooldrink bottles Jam, sauce and spice bottle

Plastic recyclable­s

Cooldrink and water bottles Bottles from cleaning products (provided the products are not poisonous)

Milk bottles

Tubs from ice cream, yoghurt and margarine

Plastic bags and packaging Bubble wrap

Bottle caps

Bread tags

Plastic takeaway food containers

Metal recyclable­s

Food cans

Cool drink cans Paint cans

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