From Monday 26 October (Labour Day) your rubbish or recycling will be collected one day later than usual.

What goes inside each bin?

Yellow wheelie bin

  • Plastic containers 1-7
  • Paper and cardboard
  • Tins and cans

Green food scraps bin

  • Fruit and vegetables
  • Bread, dairy and cooked food
  • Meat and fish bones
  • Egg shells and seafood shells
  • Teabags and coffee grounds
  • Vacuum cleaner dust
  • Indoor cut flowers
  • Kitchen paper towels

Blue recycling crate

  • Glass bottles
  • Glass jars

Red wheelie bin

Anything that cannot be reused or recycled such as:

  • Nappies
  • Plastic toys
  • Used tissues
  • Broken glass (wrapped in newspaper)
  • Cat litter etc.