Hartlepool Borough Council

Recycling, rubbish and waste

2014 refuse and recycling calendars

Please note that the Easter bank holidays DO NOT affect refuse and recycling collections.

If your collection day is Good Friday please put your bin out as usual.

Week commencing Easter Monday - there will be no alterations to collections, please put your bin out on your usual collection day.


Your 2014 refuse and recycling collections calendar is available to view or download now!!

Tees Valley Joint Waste Management Strategy

The Tees Valley Authorities have joined together to review recycling and waste issues and to develop a Joint Waste Management Strategy (JWMS) for the Tees Valley up to 2020. 

Consultation took place on the draft strategy, which was produced in April 2008. 

The Final Strategy comprises of the following documents:


Click on the logo to visit the website.

Love Food Hate Waste

Every year in the UK we throw away £12 billion worth of food which could have been eaten. The Love Food Hate Waste programme from WRAP (Waste & Resources Action Programme) and has lots tasty recipes and top tips to help us make the most of the food we buy.

 Tips and recipes to reduce food waste - Love Food Hate Waste

Can it be recycled?

Use this handy widget from Recycle Now to find out what can and can't be recycled.

Find out what you can recycle at Recyclenow

Other useful rubbish, waste and recycling links

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Telephone: 01429 266522

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