Thank you for recycling

Thanks to everyone's efforts recycling is on the up in Bury.  This is great news because when you recycle more: 

  • we spend less on waste disposal;
  • receive more money for the recycling you put in your recycling bins;
  • you save money that helps to protect other public services. 

We thank you for giving recycling a boost in 2022.  Please keep up the your good work. 

2022 recycling rates

This year's monthly average recycling rates are as follows.

  • August 2022 - 57.7%
  • July 2022 - 56.2%
  • June 2022 - 59.3%
  • May 2022 - 58.3%
  • April 2022 - 60.5%
  • March 2022 - 54.5%
  • February 2022 - 49.1%
  • January 2022 - 56.3%

2021 recycling rates

Last year's monthly average recycling rates were as follows.

  • December 2021 - 47.2%
  • November 2021 - 54.9%
  • October 2021 - 54.1%
  • September 2021 - 58.5%
  • August 2021 - 55.8%
  • July 2021 - 58.3%
  • June 2021 - 59.9%
  • May 2021 - 55%
  • April 2021 - 59%
  • March 2021 - 54.1%
  • February 2021 - 52%
  • January 2021 - 56.2%

2020 recycling rates

The year's monthly average recycling rates were as follows.

  • December 2020 - 48.9%
  • November 2020 - 56.5%
  • October 2020 - 54.5%
  • September 2020 - 59.4%
  • August 2020 - 57.5%
  • July 2020 - 62.6%
  • June 2020 - 64.3%
  • May 2020 - 59.8%
  • April 2020 - 58.1%
  • March 2020 - 47.9%
  • February 2020 - 50.6%
  • January 2020 - 55.2%

2019 recycling rates

The year's monthly average recycling rates were as follows.

  • December 2019 - 54.1%
  • November 2019 - 53.9%
  • October 2019 - 57%
  • September 2019 - 58%
  • August 2019 - 59.7%
  • July 2019 - 60.3%
  • June 2019 - 60.9%
  • May 2019 - 60.4%
  • April 2019 - 59%
  • March 2019 - 56.7%
  • February 2019 - 51.3%
  • January 2019 - 55.8%

2018 recycling rates

The year's monthly average recycling rates were as follows.

  • December 2018 - 51.2%
  • November 2018 - 57.2%
  • October 2018 - 55.7%
  • September 2018 - 59.3%
  • August 2018 - 57%
  • July 2018 - 60.4%
  • June 2018 - 61.3%
  • May 2018 - 62.9%
  • April 2018 - 58.4%
  • March 2018 - 51.3%
  • February 2018 - 52.8%
  • January 2018 - 53.5%

2017 recycling rates

2016 annual recycling rate was 57.2%.

The year's monthly average recycling rates were as follows.

  • September 2017 - 58.9%
  • August 2017 - 59.0%
  • July 2017 - 61.6%
  • June 2017 - 61.6%
  • May 2017 - 62.1%
  • April 2017 - 58.0%
  • March 2017 - 56.2%
  • February 2017 - 52.0%
  • January 2017 - 55.5%