A to Z of waste and recycling


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Hazardous wasteHazardous waste

Unwanted hazardous waste should be dealt with appropriately. 

Telephone Customer First on 01422 288002, or the Environment Agency on 03708 506 506 for advice on disposing of hazardous waste.

Hearing aidsHearing aids

Collection points for hearing aids can often be found at:

  • Doctors surgeries
  • Hospital audiology departments
  • Private hearing specialists
  • Some charity shops i.e. Age UK
  • Organisations i.e. The Lions Clubs

These collections are usually charity based. Donated hearing aids are repaired, refurbished and sent overseas for re-use in developing countries.

Batteries for hearing aids are also wanted.

Last Updated: 22/02/2016