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Where to put your waste - Glasses and spectacles

Record details

Glasses and spectacles
Which bin should it go in?
Black bin or purple sack
Donate your item

You cannot put old spectacles or glasses in your recycling bin; however, you can donate them to charity. You could also ask your optician if they collect old spectacles.

Replacement bin

If you don't have one, you can buy a new black bin online.

Find your nearest waste and recycling centre

Visit Kent County Council's website to find your nearest waste and recycling centre.