Recyclables Waste Bin


The majority of household waste can be recycled quite easily provided it is clean, all it takes is just a little bit of effort.

Remember to wash and squash before popping recyclable items into your recycle bin.  This helps you get more into your recycle bin giving you value for money.  It also assists the Waste Collectors in that they can collect and recycle more items.

  • Food Tins
  • Drink Cans
  • Lids from bottles
  • Biscuit boxes and tins
  • Clean food trays/containers
  • Clean Butter/Margarine tubs
  • Milk cartons
  • Juice cartons
  • Soup cartons
  • Cereal Boxes
  • Phone books
  • Catalogues
  • Tissue Boxes
  • Labels & Tags from new clothes
  • Envelopes
  • Printing paper
  • Shampoo and Shower Gel Bottles
  • Window Cleaner Bottles
  • Detergent and Fabric Softener Bottles
  • Yoghurt Drink Bottles
  • Clean Plastic Wrap (i.e. found around toilet paper and kitchen towels)
  • Plastic Bags
  • Clean Disposable Plates, Cups and Cutlery
  • Egg Boxes
  • Newspapers and Junk Mail
  • Clean Pizza Boxes


Items which are prohibited from going into this waste stream include:

  • Foil
  • Food Waste
  • Batteries
  • Hazardous Material
  • Sanitary Waste
  • Nappies
  • Clothing