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Garden furniture and children’s toys can now be recycled in Ealing as a new hard plastic recycling service is launched at Greenford Re-use and Recycling Centre.

Hard plastics include: garden furniture, buckets and flower pots, children’s toys, bowls, storage boxes and plastic coat hangers.

If you have broken or unwanted plastic items, bring them down to Greenford Re-use and Recycling Centre on Greenford Road and help to reduce the amount of waste being sent to landfill.’’

Many items can be recycled at Greenford Re-use and Recycling Centre including some that residents may not be aware of. The list below highlights some of the more unusual items which can be recycled.




Electrical items

Cooking oil


Engine oil

Scrap metal

Florescent tubes


Gas cylinders

Plasterboard/ gypsum

Car batteries


There is also a Re-use and Recycling Centre on Stirling Road, Acton where residents can recycle a range of items.

For more information about recycling services please visit:



29th July 2014