M - The Recycling A-Z
Recycle magazines in your blue bin or
sack. Alternatively, you could give these
to Doctor's and dental surgeries, hairdressers and
North Yorkshire County
Council can advise on the safe disposal of marine
Please take expired or unused medicines back
to the pharmacist for safe disposal. Medicines are categorised as
See Scrap metals or
Steel cans or Aluminium drink cans.
Recycle mobile phones at special banks located
in the Customer
First Centres (Scarborough, Whitby and Filey).
Mobile phone shops will generally accept these
back, and a lot of charities will recycle mobile
You can also have your old mobile phone collected from your
doorstep by contacting the Rag n Phone man
See Electrical appliances.
Good quality, unwanted musical instruments can be donated
to your local charity shop or
use online networks such as Freecycle or ebay to pass on or sell goods.
If these are broken or unsuitable for reuse please dispose
of in your green bin.