Recycling, the environment and our responsibilities Information about what happens to your recycling and our responsibilities to ensure it is processed legally, responsibly and ethically Content in this section Our regulatory obligations Details of the vetting that takes place and where our responsibilities end BBC's plastic coverage East Devon District Councils response to the BBC's media coverage on plastics The materials market Details about the markets used to sell recycling Where does my recycling end up? Details of where your recycling goes What is my recycling used for? Information about what your recycling is used for What happens to my food waste? Information about what happens to your food waste What happens to my refuse? What happens to my refuse?