To dream that you are recycling, implies that you are removing some negativity in your life and learning how to make the best out of what you’ve got. You are moving ahead toward a new and happier stage in your life.
Vision: Falling over garbage: Let go of deceptive assumptions and double-check old attitudes. Replace them with new ones.
If other things are falling on top of you and you can’t make out what they are, but you feel good: you can increase your material possessions; if you feel bad, the dream hints that you will be wrongfully accused, that people are envious or resentful.
Depth Psychology: Treat garbage more carefully—meaning do a better job recycling your “emotional garbage”, so you can create something new.... Dreamers Dictionary
Frugality and resourcefulness. Saving and recycling even minute things effectively.
Someone overly soft in voice or who lacks backbone (e.g., being “mousy”).
The size of this creature may reflect an underdeveloped sense of self-worth.
Aesop s Fables portray the mouse as an emblem that makes weaknesses into strengths.
A secret, well-hidden adversary of whom you should become aware. Note too that this enemy may be within.
Mousetraps have become an emblem of ingenuity and tackling a difficult problem with creative insight (e.g., “building a better mousetrap”). They may also be regarded as an alternative cage emblem, where you get caught by, or caught up in, technology.... The Language of Dreams
Dreams of recycling represent that you are maximizing your energy and resources. You are connected to the cycles of life, as in the life/death/life process. Alternatively, this dream might be showing you that you have been recycling and rehashing disempowering thoughts about yourself and that perhaps it is time to throw them out for good. Consider the feeling tone. See Trash.... Strangest Dream Explanations
Psychological / emotional perspective: Very often, rubbish or garbage is the remains of food preparation. Often we are being alerted to what we need to do in order to remain healthy – how we need to treat our bodies and make space for new experiences which will allow us to act for the greater good. Recycling of both rubbish and garbage suggests making best use of our resources.... Dream Meanings of Versatile
Material aspects: Rubbish in our dream creates a scenario where we are able to deal with those parts of our experience or our feelings that need to be sorted through in order for us to decide what is being kept and what can be rejected so we can progress.
To be collecting rubbish or garbage can indicate that we are making wrong assumptions.
To be recycling old rubbish suggests that we have learned the lessons we needed to.... Dream Meanings of Versatile