Farthinghoe Recycling and Reuse Centre

Items we can and cannot accept

We can accept the following items:

  • Aerosol cans
  • Batteries
  • Beds
  • Books
  • Bric a Brac
  • Car batteries
  • Cardboard
  • Cooking oil
  • Cookers
  • Drink Cartons
  • DVD's and CD's
  • Electricals (broken or working)
  • Exercise equipment
  • Foil
  • Fluorescent tubes
  • Food and drink cans
  • Fridges and freezers
  • Furniture*
  • Games and puzzles
  • Glass bottles
  • Green garden waste (grass, prunings, weeds)
  • Mattresses*
  • Microwaves
  • Ovens
  • Paper
  • Plastic pots, tubs and trays
  • Rubble, bricks, slabs and tiles
  • Scrap metal
  • Soil
  • Sports equipment
  • Toilets, baths and sinks
  • Toys
  • Textiles
  • Tumble Dryers
  • Vinyl records
  • Washing machines

*Soft furnishings and mattresses will only be accepted if they have a fire label and are free of stains.

We cannot accept:

  • Asbestos
  • Carpets
  • Food waste
  • Gas cylinders
  • General rubbish
  • Hazardous waste
  • Kitchen Units
  • Paint
  • Plasterboard
  • Polystyrene
  • Pyrex
  • Video tapes
  • Wood/Timber