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 – literally anything with a plug, battery or cable. It’s easier than ever to recycle them, doing the planet and ourselves a huge favour.
So it’s important to know what electronics can be recycled. It’s easier than ever to recycle them.
There are more than 2,000 drop-off points for old electricals in the UK. So, to recycle your old electricals correctly, check out our recycling locator.
Millions of us are hanging on to old controllers and consoles even after their playing days are over.
Recycling them saves valuable resources and mean less clutter. What’s not to like?
But the gold and other precious metals hidden in them can be recycled and transformed into brilliant new products.
A massive 75% of the materials in old electricals can be recycled and turned into anything from life-saving equipment to children’s playgrounds.