What can go in each bin

What can go in my green bin?

  Mixed paper and card Food tins and drink cans Plastics 

Paper
Cardboard
Telephone   directories 
Catalogues
Evelopes
Junk mail
Newspapers/ magazies
Shredded paper

Food tins
Drink cans
Pet food tins
Biscuit tins
Large metal sweet tins
Empty Aerosol cans
Lids 
Milk bottles
Drink bottles
Cleaning products
Shampoo and conditioner bottles
Margarine tubs
Yoghurt pots  

 

Carbon/plastic or waxed paper
Laminated paper
Padded envelopes
Tissues
Paper/Kitchen towels
Food residue

Foil
Food residue
Metal
Screws/ bolts/ pipes
Oil tins
Paint tins 
Chemical containers 
Plastic bags/bin liners
Food trays/ fruit punnets
Polystrene
Cling film
Thin plastic packaging
Food residue
Lids 

What can go in my glass box?

 

 
Drinks bottles
Food jars 
Broken glass
Spectacles
Cooking Dishes
Light bulbs
Window Glass
Mirrors
Lids
Corks  

A-Z Waste

If you are not sure what to do with other waste, follow this link to a comprehensive A-Z of waste.