We each throw away an average of 23.5kg of electronic waste a year - heavier than an average seven-year-old boy!
What happens to your recycling - destination map and video.
Electricals from recycling centres will be treated and recycled in accordance with all legislative standards and industry guidance in the UK. They are recycled according to their material type: small electricals, large electricals, TVs, fridges and freezers. This is why they are collected separately at the recycling centres.
Remember to remove data before discarding items.
Collected items will be destroyed in the recycling process.
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