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Christmas waste and recycling

Recycling at Christmas

Don't let your rubbish affect your Christmas - make sure your recycling is collected by putting only correct materials in it.

Download the recycling guide for a full list of what you can and can't recycle.

Over the festive period, pop the following into your brown lid bin:

  • Cardboard (insert)
  • Paper (insert)
  • Plastic bottles, pots and tubs and trays
  • Foil - wrapping, tins and trays
  • Glass bottles and jars
  • Tins and cans

Unfortunately, the following cannot go into your brown lid bin:

  • Black plastic
  • Greeting cards
  • Cling film
  • Disposable plates and cutlery
  • Plastic carrier bags
  • Polystyrene
  • Ribbons
  • Wrapping paper

Last updated Wednesday, 24th October 2018

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