Coloured rolls of gift wrapping paper

Gift Wrap

Wrapping paper


Let your imagination run wild and use fabrics, bags, newspaper, magazines, old sheet music, childrens art work for alternatives to traditional wrapping paper.


If you prefer to traditionally wrap gifts in wrapping paper, avoid the "foil" gift wrapping products, as these papers cannot be recycled.


By carefully unwrapping the gift, it could be kept to wrap another present.


'Paper' wrapping paper can be recycled.   'Foil' wrapping paper cannot be recycled. 


How do I recycle it?
  • Flatten and fold up the wrapping paper


Where do I recycle it?
  • Local recycle service
  • Recycle drop off centre - in the bin labelled paper



'Foil' gift wrap cannot be recycled.  If you cannot reduce or reuse it, the next best option is disposal to landfill through you local rubbish collection service.


Where do I dispose of it?
  • Local refuse service