Grey Rubbish Bin

All the items below should go in your Grey Rubbish Bin


  • Nappies, please take a look at: Lets waste less, reusable nappies
  • Sanitary products
  • Animal litter & bedding
  • Polystyrene
  • Crisp packet
  • Bread packets, biscuit wrapper, sweet wrappers & other plastic wrappers
  • Foil
  • Triggers, pumps and sprays from plastic bottles
  • Black Plastic
  • Tissues & kitchen roll
  • Food Waste, please take a look at: Lovefoodhatewaste 

The following items are not accepted at landfill or energy from waste plants and must not be put in your grey bin

  • Soil, bricks and building rubble
  • Garden Waste
  • LPG / Gas cylinders
  • Hot ash
  • Batteries
  • TV’s
  • Tyres
  • Scrap metal
  • Explosives
  • Mobile phones and other small electronic gadgets
  • Fluorescent tubes and low energy light bulbs
  • Large quantities of liquid waste
  • Asbestos
  • Chemicals

To dispose of these items please visit our page on your Household Recycling Centre, this page includes information CVT permits and residents permits