Reuse or Recycle Spectacles
Stacks of specs?
Can spectacles be recycled?
No, your local authority will not collect spectacles for recycling. Neither will recycling centres accept them.
Donate them to a charity
'The second sight project' is a unique project helping to bring sight to people all over the world. Set up by Vision Aid, and with the help of Kodak lens they ask you to donate £1 along with your unwanted spectacles and help restore the sight to people in the developing world.
What Can Be Recycled?
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