What goes in the recycling bin?
What does NOT go in the recycling bin?
Please don’t put the wrong items in your recycling bin, as these will contaminate all your clean recyclables. Here you can learn about all the items that should never go in your recycling bin, find out what bin you should use, and learn what items need to be disposed of at a recycling centre (civic amenity site).Learn More
Million tonnes of used packaging recycled
Of all packaging recycled in 2019 (estimated)
Million euros contributed by Repak Members to fund recycling
Of all plastics in Ireland recycled in 2019 (estimated)
How can I recycle better?
Where can I dispose of waste that doesn’t go in my household bins?
If you need to dispose of waste that does not go in your household bins, such as glass, large packaging or electrical items, you can visit your local bottle bank, recycling centre (civic amenity site) or WEEE drop off point. Find your nearest recycling facilities on the MyWaste.ie Waste Services Locator.Learn More
Confused by recycling symbols? See our simple guide to all the symbols you may see on packaging in Ireland.See All
Team Green for Schools
Let your students be part of the recycling conversation by getting involved in our Team Green for Schools primary school programme. Turn your students into recycling ambassadors with the help of our recycling resources and videos!Learn More
Recycling Tips and FAQs
Confused or have a question? Repak has your answer and much more! Check out some of our top recycling tips and FAQs.Learn More
Join Team Green
Team Green is 3,400 Repak Members working together for a greener Ireland. Ireland has hit every plastic recycling target since 1997. Help us reach 50% of all plastic recycled by 2025.Join Now