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Plastics

Type Examples
Polyethylene Terephthalate Bottle grade, blow moulded PET plastics only e.g. mineral water bottles, Cold drink bottles etc.
Polyethylene Terephthalate
High Density Polyethylene Bottle grade, blow moulded HDPE plastics only e.g. milk bottles, juice bottles etc.

High Density Polyethylene
Polyvinyl Chloride Clean cling film/ cling wrap only. Thin self-adhesive plastic film typically used for sealing food items in containers. Clean clear/ transparent sheeting only.
Polyvinyl Chloride
Low Density Polyethylene (LDPE) Bags, shrouds, sheets and sachets made of LDPE.
Low Density Polyethylene (LDPE)
Polypropylene Consumer (food) packaging materials made of PP including yoghurt containers, margarine tubs, cups and plates.

Polypropylene

Recyclable materials

List of materials that cannot be recycled:

Napkins, tissue paper, paper towels, wax paper, wrapping paper, cardboard lined with plastic, waxed/waterproof cardboard, motor oil cans, metal and cardboard containers, paint cans, light bulbs, mirror glass, window glass, ceramic, crystal, plastic tableware, styrofoam containers