What can be recycled?

Anything with a plug, battery or cable can be recycled.

Old electronics are everywhere

Our homes, gardens, sheds and offices are crammed with all sorts of old electricals and gadgets that we no longer want or use. So it’s important to know what electronics can be recycled, which is anything with a plug, battery or cable. It’s easier than ever to recycle them, doing the planet and ourselves a huge favour.

Learn more about what electronics can be recycled and how to recycle them

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Did you know?

Child playing on a swing in a park. Materials from recycled electricals can be remanufactured into children's playground equipment.

Your old electricals can be turned into children’s playgrounds

A massive 75% of the materials in old electricals can be recycled and turned into anything from life-saving equipment to children’s playgrounds.

Find your nearest recycling centre