Kids Zone: We'd love to hear from you

Young boy pointing at you

We’d love to hear about how you’re helping to protect the Earth – tell us about it by emailing sustainable@surreyheath.gov.uk, including photos and pictures if possible!

Answers

Answers to questions on the recycling webpage:
 
Where does the recycling lorry go to after it’s picked everyone’s recycling up?
 
What happens to all the plastics in the recycling lorry?
 
How do I know if something can be recycled?
 
Why are the bins different colours?
They're colour coded so you know what items to put in them.
  • Recyclables (green large wheeled bin)
  • Food waste (small green bin)
  • General (non recyclable) waste (dark grey wheeled bin)