Now that we’re becoming more aware of the extent of damage we’re doing to our planet, recycling has never been such an important topic. Recycling bathroom products is something we can easily carry out that will help to combat the devastating effects caused by beauty industry plastic pollution.
Bathrooms are usually packed full of things that can be recycled.
Helpfully, www.recyclenow.com has drawn up a handy list of the top 10 items that can (and should) be recycled from the bathroom, in addition to 5 storage hacks to help keep your bathroom clutter free and recycling in order.
10 things everyone can recycle from their bathroom
- Shampoo bottles
- Conditioner bottles
- Shower gel and bubble bath bottles
- Cardboard boxes e.g. toothpaste or soap boxes
- Toilet roll tubes
- Bathroom cleaner and bleach bottles (even the spray dispenser can be recycled)
- Shaving foam
- Hand soap bottles (but remember you can’t recycle the pump dispenser)
- Moisturiser bottles
Remember to squash your bottles and replace the lid or spray dispenser (pump dispensers cannot be recycled).
Recyclying bathroom products is such an easy way we can all help the planet and reduce the amount of waste that ends up in landfill.