In this post we will discuss how we can remove the "Recycle Bin" link from SharePoint 2010 site.
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We can hide the "Recycle Bin" link by using CSS property.
First Open your SharePoint master page by using SharePoint designer.
Then check out the master page and add the below lines of code after the </head> tag.
Then save and check in the page.
Now publish the master page. The link should not appear in the site.