Green Wastesavers box


Green recycling boxes are collected each week with your blue recycling box.

Use your green recycling box for:

  • Plastic packaging
  • Glass bottles and jars
  • Food and drink cans
  • Foil and foil trays
  • Metal and plastic lids
  • Aerosols (must be empty)
  • Small metal items, e.g. saucepans, cutlery

Please do not use for: 

  • Plastic bags
  • Bin bags
  • Other types of plastic, e.g. bubble wrap, cellophane, cling film, crisp packets
  • Polystyrene
  • Hard plastics
  • Cardboard
  • Food cartons

Tips for using the green box

  • Please wash and squash cans and tins
  • Rinse glass bottles and jars and put lids in separately
  • Wash and squash plastic bottles