What Is Upcycling?

Recycling and upcycling are similar in the way that they help the environment but are different methods which will reduce waste and save some room in your main waste bin.


It can be easy just to throw everything in the same bin and just chuck it out. With a little thought and effort you can really make a difference to the environment in the long run.

Upcycling is the method of re-using items in a different way instead of actually throwing the item out. This will have your local authority the time and trouble of taking stuff away and will save you the money of hiring a local rubbish removal company if you have a lot to dispose of.

This method has been going for many years and goes back to the years during the war when things was rationed.

If you do have a lot of waste that you have need to get recycled and have done your best to upcycle you can hire the services of a waste removal firm to help you out. Rubbish removal by Kwik Sweep is a great example.

Recycling is the process of turning you plastic, paper, card and glass products into new items that can be recycled over and over again.

The best way to find someone near you will be to take your search online. If you decide to hire a company, you should check a few things out first. Things like insurance and licences are import, you should also check that the company in question are approved by the Environment Agency.

Here are a few examples of the type of companies to look for. They are all reputable companies to choose from.

Vonvil Junk