Textiles,Books, Media Recycling

Textiles, books and media recycling is available at Recycling Centres and at local recycling points.

To ensure the quality of collected materials is protected please follow these guidelines when presenting textiles, books and media:

Textiles

YES please:

All clothes; shoes, boots and slippers (all preferably paired and placed in the same bag); hats, scarves and gloves; bed linen, blankets and sheets; handbags and belts; clean underwear; curtains, towels and tea towels; stuffed toys.

NO thanks:

Wet items; dirty or oily items; duvets, quilts and sleeping bags; pillows; cushions; carpets

Shoe Banks

YES please:

Shoes, boots, slippers, trainers  (preferably paired and placed in the same bag) 

NO thanks:

Odd shoes/slippers/trainers/boots

Wet shoes/slippers/trainers/boots

Residents can also recycle textiles and shoes as part of the black box kerbside collection service.

Books and Media Banks

YES please:

Books

DVD's

CD's

Videos

NO thanks:

Magazines

Paper

Contact Information

Waste Management Services
Western Road Depot
Kilmarnock
East Ayrshire
KA3 1LL
Telephone: 01563 554033
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