But there’s nothing remote about recycling.
With thousands of recycling centres across the UK, there’s bound to be one near you.
Recycling old electrical toys is easy
And means we can re-use the precious resources they were made from again. And again.
Put in your postcode to find recycling and reuse centres near you
Looking like a Flash Gordon-style laser gun, the Flash-Matic was invented for the president of US company Zenith Electronics, who wanted to be able to skip the adverts. Today about 28 million UK households have at least one television set – and multiple remote controls.Image: Edd Thomas/CC BY 2.0