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Recycling success

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Recyling ratesThank you to everyone for helping us recycle eve​n more!! ​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​The new recycling service has helped us to increase the recycling rates ​across the borough of Rochdale. With your help we can recycle even more and reach our average target of 54% in 2016/20​17.​​

More recycling means we spend less on waste disposal, helping us to protect other essential services.

2017 recycling rates

The monthly figures in the table below are based on kerbside bin collection tonnages.

​​​MonthRecycling rate​
​February​46.5%
January49.2%

Previous years recycling rates

​​​Month2015​​2016​
​December​49.3%​48.9%
​November​49.5%​50.7%
​October41.4%​51.9%
​September41.4%​​55%
​August41.5%​56​%
​July43.6%​57.1​%
​June42.6​%​58.4​%

The an​nual percentage of waste recycled in previous years is​​​ given in the table below.

​​​Year​ ​Percentage of waste recycled
​2015/2016​44.2%
​​2014/2015​37.1%

Find your nearest waste and recycling site

​​​Find your nearest waste and recycling site​ or go to Recycle ​​​for Greater ​​Ma​​​​​nchest​​​er​​​ ​for information about what you can ​​recycle in your bins.​

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Environmental Management
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