Plastics

Plastic Free the Heatons

The Heatons Guide to Recycling Plastics

What Where What else to know?
Oral care products* Tithe Barn Primary School SK4 3NG The Good Life SK4 3BS Didsbury Road Primary School SK4 3HB Includes used toothpaste tubes and all toothbrushes
Crisp packets*   Nook SK4 4HY Tithe Barn Primary School SK4 3NG The Good Life SK4 3BS No popcorn packets
Writing instruments* Tithe Barn Primary School SK4 3NG The Good Life SK4 3BS Didsbury Road Primary School SK4 3HB Includes pens, pencils, felt tips, highlighters, markers, tippex, fountain pens  
Beauty treatments*   The Good Life SK4 3BS Didsbury Road Primary School SK4 3HB Includes compacts, palettes, mascara, lipstick, lip gloss, and lip balm, beauty tubes and pots, all Weleda products
Any Finish Dishwasher packaging and cleaning product refill pouches* The Good Life SK4 3BS Didsbury Road Primary School SK4 3HB    
PVC advertising banners   Plastic Shed www.plasticshed.org turn plastic waste into new useful things
Plastic bottle lids LUSH Fresh Handmade Cosmetics, Market Street, M1 1PT or Arndale Centre, M4 3QA or The Trafford Centre, M17 8DF  
Plastic bottles Brown recycling bins www.recycleforgreatermanchester.com
Plastic carrier bags   Local supermarkets e.g. Sainsburys at Burnage and Cheadle SK8 3BB  
Margarine, yoghurt, cream, ice cream, plastic fruit cartons/trays, confectionary tubs Black refuge bins or Palm Recycling at Sainsbury’s Recycling Bank, Cheadle SK8 3BB www.recycleforgreatermanchester.com
Contact lens and its packaging* Boots The Opticians (on the A6) SK4 2QN Through Acuvue Contact Lens Recycling

*Recycled through Terracycle

For further details go to www.fourheatons.co.uk/kicktheplastic or www.slheatons.org    

If you know of other places where plastics can be recycled or upcycled, please tell us at info@slheatons.org