Recycling for Charity.

Our Community Energy group SHARE has joined Terracycle, recycling program, to reduce the amount of plastics that can’t be recycled kerbside. To date we have raised over £8000 for KicksCount charity who aim to reduce UK stillbirths. Follow us on FaceBook for regular updates > 

MUST READ GUIDE: updated monthly Recycling guide V25  

Medicine Blister Packs please take to SUPERDRUG Launceston, Liskeard, Saltash, Tavistock, Plympton, Plymstock and Plymouth stores  Thank you 

AUGUST  Collections:  Sat. 13th TAVISTOCK Kings car park Pixon lane, near the scout hut 10:30- 11:30am  and Thurs. TBC  PLYMOUTH Scrapstore, Union St. Stonehouse. PL1 3HB 10 -6pm 

SEPTEMBER Collection. You can drop your sorted items at the following:

Sat. 3rd Bude Neetside Artisan Market by the Methodist church 11 – 1ish

Tues. 6th St Dominick shop 10:30 -10:40am, Callington B&M car park 11- 11:35am, Tamar Valley AONB car park 12 – 12:35 can you help take the trailer around?

Thurs 8th Launceston TESCO 10:15- 11:15am. South Petherwin at the Frog & Bucket 11:30am & Coads Green old phone box 12 noon

Thurs. 15th Plymouh Scrapstore, Union St. Stonehouse. PL1 3HB 10 -6pm 

Sat. 17th Tavistock Kings car park Pixon lane, near the scout hut 10:30- 11:30am

Sun.18th  St German’s with Freddie Eliot arms car park 10:30 – 11:30am

Tuesday 20th Saltash Deli- Bazaar shop 30 Fore St. 9am – 4:30pm 

No collection at PENSILVA this month & TBC LISKEARD Cattle Market with Carole

 CAN YOU HELP Box up at GREEN MEADOWS Golberdon  Let me know when suits you Ali 07305 044049 or email   Usually takes an hour.  Thank You

Always Open:
Golberdon bins Green Meadows 200 yards from the crossroads on the South Hill Rd  
North Hill bin is opposite the village hall at Chybroath
Upton Cross blue bins in the parish hall car park
Tremar inside Horizon Farm shop 
Coads Green Old Phone Box
Stoke Climsland Old School car park recycling shed
Kelly Bray, in Tamar Valley country store at Beeching Park, Station Rd 
Liskeard, Launceston, Saltash, St Germans & Tavistock and now MAXWORTHY have drop off points, contact me for directions. and Bude.
Email me at or call 07305 044049 if you need to make arrangements to drop off. 
Don’t come if you are feeling unwell, wear a mask, stay away from each other, use your own hand gel… STAY SAFE   and keep others safe.
Sort into these programmes, bag, band or brick items of the same programme together. Thank you, we appreciate your support. 
If you are on FB please join our group for updates and ask questions or you can email 

Full list of items that you can recycle:

  • All biscuits & crackers & cake  wrappers, no trays
  • triggers & pumps off bottles
  • latex style disposable gloves
  • plastic air fresheners and packaging
  • flexible packets from dishwasher tablets, salts and stain remover
  • Marigold branded gloves
  • used toothbrushes, electric heads, interdental brushes, dental floss packaging, floss sticks/harps. toothpaste tubes and boxes
  • Ferrero Rocher boxes & trays
  • CD’s & DVD’s and their cases
  • fist size Inkjet print cartridges.
  • Aqua brand only water filters
  • Coffee packets and sachets, now all brands including Taylors.

Text 07305 044049 or email for any questions.

The manufacturers that sponsor the programmes dictate what can be accepted.

Remember its not the packet it’s what was in the packet that is important.

  • all sweets & chocolate wrappers  no foil or paper
  • all crisp & snacks, pringles, popcorn, pretzels & peanut packets
  • all personal care products in soft plastic tubes, inc. all plastics in hair dye kits and disposable gloves
  • Lip sticks, balm & lip gloss, mascara & eye shadow compacts
  • Cheese packets, cheese nets, labels & Babybel wax
  • Warburton’s waxy bread bags.
  • All bread bags and bakery packaging rolls, baps, bagels, crumpets, wraps, pittas, thins, croissants, brioche…
  • Pens, highlighters, markers, felt tips, correction fluid pots
  • unwanted Mobile phones and their cases, cameras, gadgets, postage stamps, foreign money for hill ponies.
  • Plastic bottle tops for DCW

ALL items must be sorted into the different programmes, not mixed. We cannot sort your items.

If you are closer to Redruth, check out

Garnier product packaging
snacks and crisp packets
dishwasher and home cleaning packaging
Weleda plastic tubes
toothpaste tubes, toothbrushes and toothbrush heads

PLUS Old mobile phones, cameras, gadgets, used stamps and unwanted jewellery can also be recycled for the Hill Pony Resources charity, who are supporting ponies here on our doorstep

Cornwall Council confirm our recycling is not being dumped in landfill anywhere. A small percentage is reprocessed in Europe, legally, responsibly and ethically. 
In August 2019  SHARE visited the Materials Recycling Facility(MRF), and the Energy Recovery Centre (CERC) Bodmin, to see the recycling and incinerator converting waste into electricity.