Recyclables

It is important that companies and individuals properly manage and recycle their packaging waste.

With the ever increasing volume of packaging waste being produced, it is important that companies and individuals properly manage and recycle their packaging waste.

KeyWaste provide a collection service for baled segregated recyclables such as cardboard, plastics and aluminium. We also provide a scheduled wheelie bin or loose bag collection service for dry mixed recycling.

We can provide baling equipment for companies who produce sufficient volumes of packaging waste, please click here for further information.

Dry Mixed Recycling

Please ensure that all recyclables are washed and dried before disposing of the material in your recycling bin. A bin may be classified as contaminated if material has as any traces of food waste or black bags in it.

Please click here to print a dry mixed recycling poster.

 

What can I put in my green bin?

Your green bin is used for dry mixed recyclable waste. The following items are accepted in your green bin:

Tins, Cans & Foil:

  • Drink Cans

  • Food Cans

  • Pet Food Cans & Trays

  • Soup / Sauce / Fruit Tins

  • Gift / Biscuit / Toiletry Tins

  • Sweet / Chocolate Tins

  • Aluminium (Tin) Foil

  • Aluminium Trays

  • Beer Bottle Lids

  • Metal Jar & Bottle Lids

ALL Plastics:

  • Bread wrappers

  • Fruit / veg and salad wraps and bags

  • Kitchen / toilet roll outer wrap

  • Breakfast cereal bags

  • Plastic shopping / carrier bags

  • Dried fruit / seed and nut bags

  • Frozen food bags

  • Pasta / rice / noodle bags

  • Cheese packs outer wrap

  • Baked goods / Confectionary outer wrappers

  • Crisp / cracker wrappers

  • Bubble wrap

  • Electrical item/white goods / appliances bags/wrap

  • Mattress / pillow wrap

  • Wet wipes outer wrap

  • Detergent/dishwasher bags

  • Garden compost / bark bags

  • All pots, tubs and trays

  • Water / juice Bottles

  • Milk / cream Bottles

  • Sauce / dressing Bottles

  • Meat / veg / bread trays

  • Butter/margarine / ice-cream tubs

  • Yogurt pots

  • Salad / fruit bowls

  • Chocolate / biscuit trays

  • Bottle / jar lids

  • Take-away plastic containers

  • Shampoo / liquid soap and gel bottles

  • Make-up / toiletry tubs and mouth wash bottles

  • Detergent / household cleaning bottles

  • Plastic plant pots

Paper & Cardboard:

  • Newspapers

  • Books / Phone Books

  • Magazines / Catalogues

  • Diaries / Calendars

  • Letters / Junk Mail

  • Egg Boxes

  • Sugar Bags / Potato Bags

  • Empty Juice / Milk Cartons

  • Packaging Boxes

  • Food Boxes

  • Gravy / Salt Tubs

  • Gift Cards / Wrap

  • Paper / Envelopes

  • Pizza Boxes

  • Washing Powder Boxes

  • Tissue Boxes

  • Toilet / Kitchen Roll Tubes

 

What items are NOT acceptable in my green bin?

  • No Glass / Ceramics

  • No Green Waste (Food or Garden)

  • No Clothes / Shoes

  • No Aerosols

  • No Nappies / Sanitary Items

  • No Black Bin Bags

  • No batteries or light bulbs

  • No Clothing

  • No Coffee pods

  • No used matches

  • No Polystyrene

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