What can I recycle?

Symbols on Packaging


Packaging symbols can be confusing. This page will help you to understand the meaning behind different packaging labels that are around in the UK.
Did you know that the Green Dot  is NOT a recycling symbol. It is actually a trademark. Click here for more information on the Green Dot.
Use the links below for examples of common labels found on packaging:


Symbols on Wood

The Forest Stewardship Council (FSC)

The FSC logo is displayed on products which contain wood from sustainably managed forests. These forests have been independently certified in accordance with the rules of the Forest Stewardship Council A.C.

Please visit the FSC website for further details on sustainable wood and the logo: www.fsc-uk.org