Leaves

How to recycle leaves.


  • Take leaves to the green waste skip at your nearest household waste recycling centre.
  • You can add leaves to your compost bin. Learn more about composting by visiting our composting pages.
  • Add leaves to the green waste kerbside collection where available from your local district, borough or city council.
  • Use them as a mulch to suppress weeds in your garden.
  • Make leaf mould by putting them in black plastic bags (with holes in) for one to two years.