Published: Thursday, 20th April 2017
The four biggest libraries are now providing free recycling sacks for you to collect.
The four Royal Borough of Greenwich libraries that will be stocking free recycling sacks for residents are:
This will provide easy-to-find collection points for residents keen to recycle, in addition to the online service already available to them.
When you collect the sacks, you will need to show proof that you are a resident of the Royal Borough of Greenwich.
Councillor Jackie Smith, Cabinet Member for Community Safety and Environment said, "The Royal Borough of Greenwich will continue to make it as easy as possible for residents to recycle and manage their household waste responsibly. This move will make the collection of free recycling sacks quicker and easier while also ensuring that residents unable to visit one of these libraries will still have access to our online ordering and delivery service."
Only clear recycling bags are available to residents to order and collect for free, there are charges for the other kinds of sacks. Below is a complete list of the different kinds of sacks available to buy online:
|Kitchen caddy, 6 litres||Paper bags||£4.65 per pack of 100|
|Kitchen caddy, 6 litres||Corn starch bags||£5.95 per pack of 100|
|50 litres||Corn starch sacks||£6.20 per pack of 25|
|75 litres||Paper sacks||£9.95 per pack of 25|
|Small green-top bin, 140 litres||Paper sacks||£14.22 per pack of 50|
|Small green-top bin, 140 litres||Corn starch sacks||£15.38 per pack of 30|
|Standard green-top bin, 240 litres||Paper sacks||£14.86 per pack of 50|
|Standard green-top bin, 240 litres||Corn starch sacks||£17.96 per pack of 30|