Please ensure your Recycling box & bags are placed at kerbside by 7:00am

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 428700

  • 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 in the TDCs pdf icon Recycling Leaflet - Sept 2017 [831kb]

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 Apr 2017 - Mar 2018 - pdf icon Bank Holidays 2017-2018 [95kb]

Torridge Household Waste & Recycling Guide A-Z

Updated 2015 -  the Household Waste & Recycling Booklet can be found here pdf icon Household Recycling Booklet June 2015 [888kb]

This Guide will explain Torridge's existing services as well as giving advice concerning the disposal of waste and recycling materials.

A recycling quick guide is also available here pdf icon Recycling Quick Guide - Feb 2017 [470kb]

Useful Devon County Council Information


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