Recycling

For battery disposals:

You can take your batteries to any one of our HouseholdRecycling Centres at Fallin, Balfron and Callander. Alternatively, many largeretailers and supermarkets provide battery recycling collection facilitieswhere you can drop off your used batteries. Provision should be checked withindividual stores.

 

By recycling the materials you can no longer re-use you are: 

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  • Saving the Earth's natural resources.  
  • Saving energy and reducing the risk of climate change.  
  • Reducing the need for landfill.  

The 3R's

Recycling is the third of the traditional "3Rs":

  • Reducing
  • Reusing
  • Recycling.  

Recycling usually comes into play only after Reducing waste and Reusing materials are no longer options.

For more information on what you can do to Reduce, Re-use & Recycle your waste visit our Waste and Sustainability pages

Recycled materials are resources that can be used to make new products.