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Recycling glass, paper, plastic, metal, domestic batteries, textiles, cardboard, small electrical items as well as food/garden waste. To discuss having an assisted collection please telephone 01237 428734.

  • Green Box
  • Green Bag
  • Brown Bag
  • Wheelie Bin
  • Home Composting
  • Where To Find Recycling Pavilions & Banks
  • Family Recycling
  • Recycling for Schools

What goes where?  Recycling information can be found here pdf icon Memory Jogger 2014 [547kb]

Recycling facilities for plastics such as tetrapaks, margarine tubs, and yoghurt pots, are available at Devon County Council Civic Amenity Sites within the Torridge district the facilities can be found at:

  • Caddsdown Business Park, Clovelly Road, Bideford, Devon, EX39 3BE

  • Holsworthy Recycling Centre, Anvil Corner, Holsworthy, Devon, EX22 6NR

  • Deep Moor Recycling Centre, High Bullen, Torrington, Devon, EX38 7JA

Further details are available on the Devon County Council Website -  Devon Recycling Centres  - or telephone 0845 1551010

An A-Z of where you can recycle materials is provided by Recycle Devon - A-Z Recycling Materials 

Bank Holiday Collection Details  -   Bank Holiday Collection Dates

New Torridge Household Waste & Recycling Guide A-Z

Updated Summer 2014 -  the Household Waste & Recycling Guide can be found here  pdf icon Torridge Household Waste and Recycling Guide A-Z [874kb]

This Guide will explain Torridge's existing services as well as giving advice concerning the disposal of waste and recycling materials not currently collected at kerbside.

A recycling quick guide is also available here pdf icon Recycling Quick Guide [475kb]

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