Recycling banks

The map shows recycling banks within Southampton City. You can use the key to choose the type of recycling bank you are looking for.

Mixed glass bottles and jars

Mixed glass bottles and jars are collected via kerbside glass recycling collections or can deposited in one of the many glass bottle recycling banks in Southampton.

If you find a recycling container or bottle bank that is full, please let us know so we can arrange for it to be emptied.


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Request to empty a bottle bank

Recycling textiles and shoes

Unwanted clothes, shoes and household textiles can be recycled at textile recycling banks across the city, or by taking them to a local charity shop. Please place your items into a plastic bag and tie pairs of shoes together if possible.

All textile recycling banks across the city are privately operated and are not the responsibility of the council. They are all emptied once or twice a week.

However, if you notice a textile recycling bank is full and needs emptying then please call the telephone number on the bank to request it be emptied.

The textile banks in the city are provided on behalf of the following charities: