What goes in each bin

Green bin - garden waste

Bins must be available by 6am on collection day.

Please do not tie anything to bins as this could get caught on the lifting mechanism.

Yes please

  • grass cuttings
  • hedge clippings
  • small pet bedding (not newspaper)
  • garden fruit windfall
  • moss
  • leaves
  • plants and weeds
  • bark
  • real trees (must be chopped up)

No thanks

  • ash
  • all plastic bags, including compostable/biodegradable
  • cardboard and paper
  • cat and dog waste
  • food waste
  • fruit and veg peelings
  • household rubbish
  • pumpkins
  • plant pots
  • stone, soil, turf and compost
  • treated wood/bark
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