Recycling collections

Recyclable items for your recycling bin can be grouped into the following categories 

  • Mixed paper and card (no tissues or kitchen roll)

  • Glass bottles and jars

  • Aluminium and steel cans

  • Plastic bottle and pots tubs and trays (no plastic bags or wrapping)

It is important that the contents of your recycling bin are

  • Clean - remember to empty all contents from bottles, jars and cans

  • Dry - no wet paper or card please!

  • Loose - please do not bag items in your bin

Food waste, textiles and small electrical items(including batteries) can be recycled but should not be put in your recycling bin. Please use the separate collection services available for these materials.

If you are unsure what to do with an item you can use the recycling search tool

If you are a keen recycler and need an additional recycling bin please complete our online form or contact our Customer Services team (01932 838383)

Request an additional recycling bin

Check your bin day

PDF icon Bin collection calendar 2024

Check your bin collection day

Get in touch about recycling and waste

The quickest way to contact us is by using our online forms which are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. If you need to speak to us give us a call during office hours and talk to our Customer Services team who will be happy to help.

What can I recycle?

Use the search tool to find out what to do with an item. Put in your postcode and then search for the item. Remember, all items in your recycling bin should be clean, dry and loose – not in plastic bags or sacks

What can I recycle?