Do not dispose of these items at home. Take this waste to your local recycling centre (RC).
Which RC container
Use the special waste electrical and electronic equipment (WEEE) container.
Which RC accept this waste
All our recycling centres accept appliances.
Whilst WEEE contains materials such as metals and plastics that can be recycled, they can also contain hazardous materials that require special disposal methods.
If you are unable to take the item to your local RC you can check to see if it could be taken by your local district or borough council's bulky waste service.
You could also...
- take your item to a local repair shop to give it new life
- donate it to charity, sell it, or give it away through a local community site if it's in good, working condition.