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Grey bin (non recyclable waste)

The grey bin is for your non-recyclable household waste. 

View information on how to order a replacement bin.

Things that should go in your Grey bin:

  • food waste
  • Plastic packaging
  • Food waste
  • disposable nappies, wet wipes, tissues
  • plastic film, carrier bags, wrappings  -  check supermarkets for recycling
  • polystyrene packaging
  • pet waste 
  • any other non-recyclable or non-reusable items.

Things that cannot go in your Grey bin:

  • Paint 
  • Oil
  • Building Waste
  • any items that should go into your recycling bins such as paper, card, plastic bottles, pots, tubs and trays, cans and glass
  • electrical items and Batteries - anything with a plug, battery or cable can be reused or recycled.
  • hazardous waste such as asbestos, car batteries and oil - you can take these items to your nearest recycling centre (tip)
  • DIY items such as builders waste and rubble.

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