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St Helens

RECYCLE AT HOME

Kerbside collections

St. Helens CouncilYour kerbside collections are managed by St. Helens Council.
Tel: 01744 676789
> Link to the council website

What does my council collect?

    Blue bag:

  • Newspapers
  • Magazines
  • Junk Mail
  • Catalogues
  • Directories
  • Office paper
  • Envelopes
  • Greetings cards
  • Wrapping paper (paper)
    Green bin:

  • Grass clippings
  • Tree and shrub clippings
  • Weeds
  • Dead flowers
  • Leaves
    Black box:

  • Brown cardboard
  • Cardboard food packaging
  • Glass bottles
  • Glass jars
    Pink bag:

  • Plastic bottles
  • Drinks cans
  • Food cans
  • Empty aerosol cans
  • Clean aluminium foil

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LOCAL RECYCLING

Your nearest recycling banks

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Your local Household Waste Recycling Centres (HWRCs) are:

Newton-le-Willows Household Waste Recycling Centre
Junction Lane, Newton-le-Willows, St Helens WA12 8DN

Opening Times
1st April – 30th September: 8.00 am to 8.00 pm
1st October – 31st March: 8.00 am to 5.00 pm

Rainhill Household Waste Recycling Centre
Tasker Terrace, Rainhill L35 4NX

Opening Times

Monday – Friday
1st April – 30th September: 8.00 am to 8.00 pm
1st October – 31st March: 8.00 am to 5.00 pm

Weekends
1st April – 30th September 9.00 am to 6.00 pm (Saturday) and 9.00 am to 3.00 pm (Sunday)
1st October – 31st March 9.00 am to 5.00 pm (Saturday) and 9.00 am to 3.00 pm (Sunday)

Ravenhead Household Waste Recycling Centre
Burtonhead Road, St Helens WA9 5EA

Opening Times
1st April – 30th September: 8.00 am to 8.00 pm
1st October – 31st March: 8.00 am to 5.00 pm

Note: all Recycling Centres in Merseyside are available to use by all Merseyside householders

Provided by Merseyside Recycling and Waste Authority
Tel. 0151 255 1444
www.merseysidewda.gov.uk

What do these Centres accept?

  • Batteries (car)
  • Batteries (Household)
  • Books, CDs & DVDs
  • Reusable Bicycles (Ravenhead only)
  • Bric-a-brac (Ravenhead only)
  • Cans
  • Cardboard
  • Carpet
  • Electrical Items (e.g. hairdryers, DVD players)
  • Fridges & Freezers
  • Fluorescent Tubes
  • Light bulbs
  • Garden/Green
  • Glass (Bottles & Jars)
  • Plastic Bottles
  • Mattresses
  • Mobile Phones
  • Oil (Engine)
  • Oil (Cooking)
  • Oil (Filters)
  • Paint (Ravenhead only)
  • Paper (inc. Newspapers, magazines & telephone directories)
  • Plasterboard (gypsum)
  • Rubble
  • Scrap Metal
  • Shoes; Soil
  • Televisions (inc. computer monitors)
  • Tetrapak cartons
  • Textiles
  • Tyres
  • White Goods (e.g. washing machines, microwaves)
  • Wood (untreated timber)
  • Wood (Chipboard, Composite, MDF)
  • Large plastics
  • Printer cartridges
  • Non-recyclable household waste