Recycling our products

Here is our ‘how to recycle our products’ guide, for sustainable disposal of our products at the end of their life. We think every manufacturer should explain how every-piece-of-every-product can be recycled.  

Product: Combin

PartWeight% of total weightMaterialHow to recycle
Outer Cardboard box595g
49.4%
CardboardMajority of local authorities will accept this for recycling
Bin Base410g34.0%
CardboardMajority of local authorities will accept this for recycling
Lid140g11.6%

PP (corrugate)Majority of local authorities will accept this for recycling
Sticker Pack50g4.1%
Waxed paper and laminated adhesive PPCannot be recycled however it will burn in Energy from Waste facilities
Documents enclosed wallet 6g0.5% Oxo-biodegradable pouch The film will begin to degrade after 2-3 months if left in direct sunlight
Outer box sealing tape3g0.2%Adhesive cellophaneCannot be recycled however it will burn in Energy from Waste facilities
Courier Label1g0.1%
Adhesive PaperCannot be recycled however it will burn in Energy from Waste facilities

Product: uBin Mini

PartWeight% of total weightMaterialHow to recycle
Base2kg
63.9%
PP (recycled Post-consumer)Majority of local authorities will accept this for recycling
Outer box 625g 19.6% Cardboard Majority of local authorities will accept this for recycling
Lid350g11.0%
PP (recycled Post-consumer)
Majority of local authorities will accept this for recycling
Handle Lid115g3.6%

PP (recycled Post-consumer)Majority of local authorities will accept this for recycling
Handle Lid box50g1.6%
Cardboard Majority of local authorities will accept this for recycling
Outer box sealing tape 22g 0.7% Adhesive paper tape Can be recycled with cardboard process by all local authorities
Sticker pack10g0.3%Waxed paper and laminated adhesive PP Cannot be recycled however it will burn in Energy from Waste facilities
Documents enclosed wallet 6g 0.2% Oxo-biodegradable pouch The film will begin to degrade after 2-3 months if left in direct sunlight
Packing slip 2g 0.1% Paper Majority of local authorities will accept this for recycling
Courier Label1g0.03%Adhesive PaperCannot be recycled however it will burn in Energy from Waste facilities

Product: uBin

PartWeight% of total weightMaterialHow to recycle
Base3kg48.2%PP (recycled Post-consumer)
Majority of local authorities will accept this for recycling
Outer Box 1.5kg 24.1% Cardboard Majority of local authorities will accept this for recycling
Lid550g8.8%PP (recycled Post-consumer)Majority of local authorities will accept this for recycling
2 Buffer blocks 480g 7.7% Cardboard Majority of local authorities will accept this for recycling
Lid insert420g6.8%PP (recycled Post-industrial)Majority of local authorities will accept this for recycling
Lid insert box120g1.9%CardboardMajority of local authorities will accept this for recycling
Joining clip65g1.0%ABS plastic (virgin plastic)Majority of local authorities will accept this for recycling
Joining clip box35g0.6%CardboardMajority of local authorities will accept this for recycling
Sticker Pack35g0.6%Waxed paper and laminated adhesive PPCannot be recycled however it will burn in Energy from Waste facilities
Outer box sealing tape9g0.1%Adhesive Paper tapeCan be recycled with cardboard process by all local authorities
Documents enclosed wallet6g0.1%Oxo-biodegradable pouchThe film will begin to degrade after 2-3 months if left in direct sunlight
Courier Label 1g 0.02% Adhesive Paper Cannot be recycled however it will burn in Energy from Waste facilities

Bin Liners

Part Weight Material How to recycle
Bin liner (unit)20gLow density polyethylenePlease check with your local authority