What happens to my recycling and waste?

Many of us wonder what happens to the waste and recycling that is collected from the kerbside and Bickenhill Household Waste Recycling Centre.

Each year, we produce a report that explains what happens to the materials that we collect. This can be found in our destination list.

The following interactive maps show where we take the materials we collect.

What happens to my rubbish?

The rubbish we collect is taken to a Waste to Energy plant and used to create heat and electricity.