As of Wednesday 1 April, your household pots, tubs and trays will be accepted in your regular household recycling collections across West Sussex. Items which can be accepted include:
- Milk and drinks bottles;
- Bathroom bottles;
- Laundry/detergent bottles & tubs;
- Yoghurt, cream & soup pots;
- Ice cream & margarine tubs;
- Cosmetic pots & tubs;
- Food & ready meal trays;
- Fruit & vegetable punnets; and
- Plastic container lids (such as those used on coffee jars).
But there are still a few plastic items that can’t accepted; these include:
- Plastic carrier bags & plastic film;
- Expanded polystyrene;
- Plant pots & seed trays;
- Plastic toys; and
- Plastic furniture.