Reuse and Recycle Centre (RRC)

What can I take to the RRC - Kimpton Park

You can take household waste and recycling to the Reuse and Recycle Centre (RRC). You can't take trade waste.

We will take and recycle:

  • aluminium foil
  • beverage cartons
  • batteries (household and car) 
  • bicycles
  • books
  • cans
  • cardboard
  • christmas trees
  • computers
  • cookers
  • electrical goods and cables (large and small)
  • engine oil 
  • fridges and freezers
  • fluorescent energy saving bulbs (if intact)
  • garden waste, leaves and grass cuttings
  • glass bottles
  • glass: tableware, pyrex, mirrors and window glass
  • hessian backed carpet
  • lawn mowers and household garden machinery e.g. strimmers, lawn mowers (fuel/oil must be removed first, if applicable)
  • mattresses
  • mobile phones
  • paint - water based paint (solidified in its pot)
  • paint cans - empty paint cans (rinsed first)
  • paper 
  • printer toner cartridges
  • plastic bottles
  • rubble (small amounts) 
  • rigid plastics such as children's toys and washing up bowls
  • shoes
  • scrap metals
  • spectacles/glasses
  • televisions
  • washing machines
  • wood 

We take for reuse:

  • CDs, DVDs, Videos
  • engine oil containers
  • gas cylinders and canisters
  • textiles, fabrics, duvets and pillows

We can't take:

  • oil based paint 
  • asbestos 
  • antifreeze
  • chemicals
  • petrol 
You'll need to contact the City of London Hazardous waste service to get rid of these things.