Recycling Shed – The Shed is now open once more. Please take the following Covid precautions:

  1. Do not visit the shed if you are displaying any symptoms of Covid.
  2. Use hand sanitiser before and after accessing the shed.
  3. Only one person at a time to use the shed – maintain social distance.

Located at the side of St.Mary’s Church Hall, Church Street, Fordingbridge.

Please see list below for items that can be put in this shed

Contact Wendy Reid on 07847388002 with any concerns or questions.

Aluminium Foil and Containers: This is for the scrunchy foil items (not tins that can go into the NFDC sacks.) Flan dishes, foil sheets, Take-away containers. Please clean them first and squash them down so more can fit into the box.

Bras: Any condition.

Bread Bags: Only the bags that loaves of bread come in. Not rolls or any other bread products. See Terracycle poster at the shed or in the files section of our Facebook group.

Candles: Any candles that have burnt down to the wick, even ones in glass jars.

CD’s and DVD’s: Must be playable and in original box. These will be sold to raise funds for our projects and pay for postage for some items in the shed.

Confectionery Wrappers: Please see Terracycle poster at shed or in the files section of our Facebook group.

Corks: Only real cork (not plastic).

Dry Pet Food Packaging: Only the dry bags of food and treats. Risk of contamination in the shed of pouches/sachets that contained wet food.

Ella’s Kitchen Pouches and Products: Please see Terracycle poster at shed or in the files section of our Facebook group. Any brand of baby food pouches

Inkjet Printer Cartridges: Canon and HP only.

Jiffy Bags and Amazon Bags. Not at the moment.

Lids from Glass Jars. But jar lids can also be put back onto jars and placed with your glass recycling.

Oral Care Products: We are not collecting these items due to Covid safety.

Plastic Bottle Tops: The lids from the supermarket milk go to charity. The other plastic ones are sent for recycling. Any aluminium ones from glass bottles can go in the scrunchy aluminium box. Plastic bottle tops can also be put back onto the bottles for recycling.

Small Plastic Plant Pots: Any condition.

Plastic Rings for Holding Drinks Multi-packs.

Stamps: UK and Foreign.

Water Filter Cartridges: Brita and Aqua only

Writing Materials: Please see Terracycle poster at shed or in the files section of our Facebook group.

Our community shed has been kindly sponsored by the following local businesses:

Harmony Bakes: Vegan – Dairy Free and Egg Free cakes, cookies and treats. Contact Jay at harmonybakesuk@gmail.com

First Call Property Maintenance: Property Maintenance – domestic and commercial services. 07900 016 918 – Ross Freeman ross@firstcall.me.uk

Emma Burton Designs: Unique Handmade Jewellery made from hand collected beach plastic and sea glass. www.emmaburtondesigns.com

H Davison Photos. Maternity – Newborn – Children – Families

07938190780 hdavisonphotos@gmail.com www.hdavisonphotos.com

The Odd Job Man: Improving local properties since 2001. 01425 656162 www.weturnup.co.uk

The Gourmet Grocer: 71 High Street Fordingbridge. Wide range of fresh fruit and vegetables, milk, cheese, sliced meats, preserves, bread and much more. Weekly veg boxes. Face book and Instagram: @TheGourmetGrocer 01425 658007

The Cottage Loaf: New Forest Baker. 51-53 High Street, Fordingbridge 01425 652460 thecottageloafbakery@gmail.com Facebook: @thecottageloaffordingbridge

Muddy Footprints Landscaping: Get in touch for a free, no obligation quote and discussion of your requirements. petemuddyfootprints@outlook.com www.muddyfootprints.org 07707 123 488

Brian’s Kitchens and Bathrooms.

http://www.brianskitchens.co.uk/