What Can you Recycle

Green Bin

Green Bin

  • Paper
  • Newspapers & Magazines
  • Cardboard (clean & dry)
  • Phonebooks & Catalogues
  • Cereal boxes
  • Steel food cans
  • Aluminium drink cans
  • Plastic bottles
  • Plastic containers (see below)
  • Tetra paks (juice & milk cartons)
  • Acceptable plastic types in green bin: PETE / HDPE / LDPE / PP
  • Glass
  • General refuse
  • Food waste
  • Green or Garden waste
  • Wet waste
  • Nappies
  • Polystyrene
  • Wallpaper
  • Aeroboard / Styrofoam

Black Bin

Black Bin

  • General refuse
  • Plastic bags
  • Nappies
  • Plastic wrappings
  • Plastic food trays
  • Aluminum foil
  • Animal waste
  • Ashes
  • Netting from oranges/ onions
  • Contents of hoover
  • Paper
  • Newspapers & Magazines
  • Food & drink cans
  • Plastic bottles
  • Glass bottles
  • Garden waste

Brown bin

Brown bin

  • Kitchen Food Scraps
  • Fruits and Vegetables
  • Bread
  • Cakes & Biscuits
  • Eggs & Dairy
  • Out of Date food (No plastic packaging)
  • Plant trimmings
  • Cooked and Raw Foods
  • Tea leaves and Tea bags
  • Meat
  • Fish
  • Poultry & Bones
  • Grass clippings & Leaves
  • Cut Flowers & Old plants
  • Ashes
  • Nappies
  • Plastic bags
  • Medical Waste