In addition to the fortnightly kerbside collections, there are other ways to recycle and reuse your unwanted items

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Swindon Road recycling centre

The recycling centre in Swindon Road houses facilities for the disposal of household waste

Recycle banks

Local recycling banks

Find out where our recycling banks are located and what items you can recycle

Emptying food waste into a home compost

Home composting

By composting at home you can greatly reduce the amount of waste that goes to landfill

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Gloucestershire County Council civic amenity site

The site near Bishop's Cleeve has more capacity and accepts types of waste not permitted at Swindon Road such as DIY rubble

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'Sharps' collection

We operateĀ a take-back scheme for hypodermic syringes in conjunction with local pharmacies

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Further ways to recycle your unwanted items

Donate furniture, bicycles or old computers to a good cause. Find out about Cheltenham Freecycle