What can I do with my rubbish? - Grey bin

Items accepted
  • animal waste
  • ashes (cool or hot)
  • baby wipes
  • biodegradable packaging
  • Brita water filters
  • bubblewrap
  • candles
  • carrier bags
  • cat food pouches with silver lining
  • cat litter
  • CDs (compact discs)
  • CD cases
  • cellophane
  • cereal box plastic linings
  • china and crockery
  • Christmas and birthday cards with glitter or foil
  • Christmas trees (artificial)
  • cigarette butts
  • cigarette packets
  • cling film
  • coat hangers - wire or plastic
  • coffee cups
  • coffee filters
  • compostable packaging
  • condoms
  • corks
  • crisp packets
  • cuddly toys
  • cutlery
  • disposable cutlery
  • dog food pouches with silver lining
  • duvets
  • DVDs and cases
  • fast food drinks cups
  • flower pots (earthenware or terracotta)
  • glasses
  • hoover bags and dust
  • incontinence pads
  • Jiffy bag envelopes
  • kitchen paper
  • knives
  • latex gloves
  • make-up remover wipes
  • medicine
  • metal baking trays
  • mirrors
  • napkins
  • ornaments
  • paper towels
  • pens
  • pencils
  • pet bedding (hay and straw)
  • pet food pouches with silver lining
  • pet litter
  • photographs
  • pillows
  • plastic bags
  • plastic film
  • plastic fruit netting
  • plastic sweet wrappers
  • plastic wrapping
  • polystyrene
  • polystyrene cups
  • polystyrene trays
  • Pyrex or oven-proof glass
  • razor blades
  • ready meal trays
  • resealable plastic packets for cheese
  • rubber gloves
  • sanitary products
  • saucepans
  • Sellotape
  • serviettes
  • shredded paper
  • shrink wrap
  • sponges
  • straw
  • Styrofoam trays
  • tablet or pill packets
  • tampons
  • tissues and tissue paper
  • toothpaste tubes
  • toys
  • treated wood
  • video cassette tapes
  • wallpaper
  • water filter cartidges
  • wet wipes
  • wrappers
  • wrapping (plastic) from magazines
Important

Hot ash must be left to cool first or it could melt your bin.