Green box, white bag, green bag and food recycling bin
Sort your items in the green box so our crews can safely sort them into the different sections on our vehicles.
Use your box for the items below:
|Glass bottles and jars
Keep glass bottles and jars separate from paper in the green box.
NO broken glass, drinking glasses, window or oven proof glass.
Rinse all jars and bottles.
Keep paper separate from glass bottles and jars in the green box.
Remove plastic windows from envelopes.
|Clothes, shoes, towels, sheets, blankets, curtains in bags (not black sacks or charity bags).
NO stuffed toys, duvets, pillows or quilts.
|Small electrical items
||NO larger than the green box.
These can be put out next to your recycling containers.
|Household batteries||In a plastic bag.|
|Food and drink cans,
Mix cans, foil and aerosols with plastic bottles, tubs and trays.
Mix plastic bottles, tubs and trays with cans, foil and aerosols.
NO black plastic, flower pots, toys, carrier bags, pet food pouches, crisp packets, cling film,
|NO takeaway packaging.
NO glitter or polystyrene.Cut down or flatten large cardboard boxes or take them to the Sort It recycling centre.
Put extra cardboard out next to your containers, just make sure it is flattened and no larger than the green box.
Food recycling bin
|You can use your food recycling bin for:
Use a plastic carrier bag to line your food containers to help keep them clean.
Do not use these containers for:
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