Recycling

  • Bin Collection
    Click here to find out which bin is collected on which day in the village.

  • Bulky Item Collection
    South Cambs District Council will collect bulky household items by arrangement. The charge is £30 for the first three items and £5 per extra item booked at the same time. If you prefer, you cant take the items yourself to the Milton Recycling Center (see below). There is no charge for leaving items there.

  • Cambridge Re-Use
    Trying to furnish your home on a low income? Cambridge Re-Use offer good quality furniture and electrical items at low cost to people on low income or benefit.

  • Carbon Trust
    Help for organisations wanting to reduce carbon emissions and develop commercial low carbon technologies.

  • Emmaus
    Tel. 863657. You can recycle furniture and bric-a-brac at Emmaus Cambridge Community, Green End, Landbeach.

  • Freecycle
    A large number of Milton residents give away goods they no longer need and receive things they want through this online notice board. Prevents unnecessary landfill and helps build a strong community through sharing.

  • Black, blue and green wheeled bins

  • Home Composting Advice
    Tel. 0845 003 0718

  • Milton Household Waste Recycling Centre
    Located in Butt Lane on the other side of the A10, Milton Recycling Centre is a convenient site for disposing of reasonable amounts of household waste.

  • RecycleNow.com
    Find out why recycling matters. Visit for tips on how to start recycling at home, at school, at work and in the garden.

  • Tesco Car Park Recycling Facilities
    Tesco provides space in its car park for recycling cans (inc. aerosols), bottles, newspapers, magazines, clothes, shoes and tetrapaks (cardboard cartons lined with wax/foil which hold milk, juice, etc). The facility is managed by South Cambs District Council, which is responsible for collecting items. In the outer lobby, there are banks for hangers and carrier bags.