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Greeting cards

Recycle at home

Paper greetings cards can be recycled at home but please remove any parts that contain plastic, glitter, batteries, electronics or any other embelishments before recycling.

Recycle out of home

Yes, Greeting cards can be recycled at some out of home recycling points.

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Which greetings cards can be recycled?

  • Paper-based cards and envelopes

Which parts of greeting cards can't be recycled?

  • Any embellishments such as ribbons or glitter - tear these parts off before recycling

  • Batteries from musical cards - recycle these at battery recycling points

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