Recycling

“Please could you provide me with the following information:

1. Are there white goods (fridges, washing machines, tumble dryers) recycling facilities in the local authority area?

Yes, these can be accepted at the network of Devon County Council Household Waste Recycling Centres, details of which can be found here:- https://www.devon.gov.uk/wasteandrecycling/centre/

2. If yes in what form for white goods a) council collection service b) municipal recycling facility c) both?

Both. If a resident cannot deliver their waste equipment to a Household Waste Recycling Centre, then the local District Council offers a collection service.

3. Are there small appliance (e.g. irons, toasters, kettles) recycling facilities in the local authority area?

Yes, please see answer to question (1) above.

4. Are there on-street municipal recycling facilities (e.g. appliance bins) for small appliances in the local authority area?

Please note that Devon County Council is not responsible for on-street municipal recycling facilities and therefore does not hold the information requested. This is a function provided by District and Unitary councils in Devon. Please contact them directly using the information on the link provided: https://www.devon.gov.uk/neighbouring-authorities/

5. Is there advice available for local residents on recycling appliances on the local authority’s website?”

Yes – advice is available and can be found via:- https://www.devon.gov.uk/wasteandrecycling/centre/