The Benefits of Glass Recycling in Dun Laoghaire-Rathdown

Why Recycle Glass?

A blue glass bin from Greyhound Recycling against a green background with the words "The Glass Bin" written as a titleRecycling glass is not just a trend; it’s a crucial step towards a sustainable future. For residents of Dun Laoghaire-Rathdown, incorporating glass recycling into your daily routine can make a significant difference to the environment. Nationally, we could reduce our landfill waste by as much as 10% if we recycle all the available glass.

Currently glass is one of our best performing items for recycling. We’re now recycling 84pc of glass and 73pc of paper and cardboard.By recycling glass, you’re reducing landfill waste, conserving natural resources, and cutting down on energy consumption. Plus, it’s a fantastic way to take part in our community’s commitment to greener living.

Greyhound Recycling Makes It Easy

If the idea of driving to a bottle bank feels like a chore, Greyhound Recycling has a solution tailored just for you. With their convenient glass recycling service, you can say goodbye to the hassle and hello to simplicity. By adding a blue bin for glass to your existing bin package, you make recycling a breeze without leaving the comfort of your home.

We drive to your home to collect

When we work together we help the environment. Instead of hundreds of homes driving to a bottle bank multiple times regularly, we can send one truck to everyone’s home and collect a large amount of glass once. A win win for the environment.

How It Works

Here’s how you can start your glass recycling service with Greyhound Recycling:

  1. Sign Up: Visit Greyhound Recycling and sign up for their glass recycling service.
  2. Receive Your Bin: You will receive a blue bin specifically designed for glass collection.
  3. Fill It Up: Collect all types of glass bottles and jars—no need to separate by colour.
  4. Scheduled Pickups: Greyhound Recycling will handle the rest, with regular pickups scheduled to fit your needs.

Affordable and Convenient

Worried about the cost? Greyhound Recycling offers competitive pricing for their glass recycling service, making it accessible for all households. For a small fee, you can enjoy the convenience of having your glass waste collected right from your doorstep, freeing you from the weekly trips to the bottle banks. Check out pricing and packages to find an option that suits your needs.

By choosing Greyhound Recycling, you’re not only simplifying your life but also contributing to a cleaner, greener community. Let’s make Dun Laoghaire-Rathdown a model for sustainable living, one glass bottle at a time.