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Recycle For Merthyr : Information and advice on Recycling in Merthry Tydfil

Find out your collection day

The week commencing Monday the 8th of June 2015 will be week one, the week commencing Monday June 15th will be week two and it will alternate from there.


What to put it in?

When is it collected?

Blue reusable recycling sack (new)

Cans & plastics

Every week

Black/green Recycling box*


Every week

Black/green Recycling box*

Glass bottles & jars, Cardboard

Every week

Blue food waste containers

Food waste

Every week

Green reusuable sack

Garden waste

Every two weeks

* All new recycling boxes are black, but some residents may still be using their green recycling box, this will still be collected.

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