lectrical appliances should be taken your local waste and recycling centre.  

Recycling and Waste Containers

Blue Bin

Plastic Cans and Cartons

To be used for cleaned and squashed

  • plastic bottles
  • drinks bottles with lids
  • tubs and trays
  • plastic punnets
  • plastic takeaway containers
  • tins
  • aerosols
  • tin foil
  • cartons

Please do not put the following in this bin: cling film, plastic carriers bags, crisp packets, hard plastic (eg toys)

Your plastics, and cartons bin will be collected every two weeks.

Green Bin

Paper and Cardboard

To be used for

  • recycling paper
  • flattened cardboard
  • paperback books
  • newspapers
  • telephone directories
  • magazines
  • cereal boxes

Please do not put the following in this bin: bubble wrap, tissues, polystyrene, padded envelopes, hardback books, kitchen towels, wall paper, wet paper

Your paper and cardboard bin will be collected every four weeks

Brown Bin

Garden and Food

With a permit (garden and food waste) Without a permit (food waste only)

Grass cuttings 

Hedge Cuttings 

Small twigs and branches 

Weeds and clippings 

Leaves 

Cut flowers and houseplants 

Dairy and eggs (including shells) 

Teabags and coffee grounds 

Fruit, vegetables and peelings 

Meat, fish and bones 

Bread, pastries and cakes 

Rice, pasta and cereal  

Dairy and eggs (including shells) 

Teabags and coffee grounds 

Fruit, vegetables and peelings 

Meat, fish and bones 

Bread, pastries and cakes 

Rice, pasta and cereal  

 

Your garden and food bin will be collected every two weeks all year round

Blue Box

 

Glass

To be used for

  • rinsed glass bottles and jars only

 

Please do not put the following in this bin: light bulbs, broken glass, window panes, mirrors

Your glass box will be collected every four weeks

Grey Bin

 

Non-recyclables

To be used for any items you cannot recycle

  • polystyrene
  • plastic film
  • nappies
  • cling film
  • plastic bags

Please do not put the following in this bin: recyclables, electricals

Your non-recyclables bin will be collected every two weeks

 

 

Last updated: Saturday, February 27, 2021 8:46 AM