Bins - what can I put in them?

Blue bin

Blue bin and cardboard box

Put in your blue bin:

  • Books
  • Brochures
  • Card - including cereal boxes and ready meal boxes
  • Cardboard
  • Catalogues
  • Egg boxes
  • Envelopes
  • Greetings cards
  • Junk mail
  • Magazines
  • Newspapers
  • Office paper
  • Shredded paper
  • Telephone directories
  • Toilet and kitchen roll tubes
  • Washing powder boxes
  • Wrapping paper

Do not put in your blue bin:

  • Drinks cartons
  • Tetrapaks
  • Wallpaper
  • Facial tissues
  • Hand towels
  • Padded envelopes
  • Polystyrene
  • Plastic bags