Rubbish that cannot be recycled and will go to landfill.

This bin is for non-recyclables such as:

 

A


Ash (coal) 

 

B


Baby/make up wipesBiodegradable packaging
Bags (plastic)Biros
Baking tray (metal)Blister packs (for pills)
Brita water filter cartridgesBubble wrap

 

C


CandlesCDs
Carrier bagsCD cases
Cat food pouches (with silver lining)Cellophane
Cat food pouches (with silver lining)Cereal packet inners (plastic)
Cat litterChristmas cards (heavily decorated with glitter, foil etc)
Cigarette endsCoat hangers (plastic or wire)
Cigarette packetsCoffee filters
Cling filmCoffee shop cups
Compostable packaging/bagsCotton wool (used)
Corks (real or plastic)Crisp packets
Cotton budsCrockery (broken)
Cotton reelsCutlery (securely wrapped)

 

D


Disposable cutlery, platesDog food/treat pouches (with silver lining)
Disposable razor bladesDVD cases

 

E


Egg boxes (polystyrene)Foam trays and packaging
Fast food drink cupsFoil/plastic wrapping e.g. crisp packets

 

G


Grease-proof paper 

 

H


HairHard plastic (children's toys, storage containers, recycling boxes/bins)
Hard covers (of catalogues)       Hoover bags and dust

 

I


Ice cream tubs (card/paperboard)Incontinence pads (wrapped)

 

J


J clothsJiffy bag envelopes

 

K


Kitchen towelsKitchen knives (securely wrapped)

 

L


Latex glovesLight bulbs (halogen)
Light bulbs (old style) 

 

M


 

 

N


Napkins/serviettesNetting (plastic) e.g. orange nets
Nappies 

 

O


 

 

P


Paper towelsPlastic films (e.g. from ready meal trays, cooked meat trays)
PencilsPlastic sweet wrappers
Pet Bedding for vegetarian pets (shredded cardboard)Plastic windows on food packaging/boxes
Pet furPlastic wrapping (including food wrappers)
Pet food pouches (with silver lining)Polystyrene
Pet litter for meat eating petsPolystyrene (Styrofoam/foam) trays
Photo negativesPotato sacks (thick brown paper)
Photographic paperPrinter cartridges
Plastic bagsPyrex (or similar)
Plastic bags (e.g. those used to contain/wrap food) 

 

Q


 

R


Razor bladesRing binders
Resealable plastic packets (eg containing cheese)Rubber gloves

 

S


Sanitary products (wrapped)Shrink wrap  
Sanitary towelsSoft plastics (bags, films, wrappings)
SellotapeShower curtain
Shoes (any kind)Straws
Sponges and loofahsStyrofoam
Sticky labels and backing paper 

 

T


Tablet packets (plastic and foil)Toothpaste tubes
Tissues (used)Toys (plastic)
Tissue paper/packagingTupperware

 

U


Uncooked food 

 

V


Video cassettes 

 

W


WallpaperWires/cables
Water filter cartridges (eg Brita)Wood (treated)
Wax crayonsWoodchip wallpaper
Weed control fabricWrappers (eg from sweets, biscuits)
Wet wipesWrapping (plastic) eg from around magazines 

 

X


 

Y


 

Z


 

Items that you cannot put in this bin

  • paint
  • oil
  • bulky items
  • building materials

Many item that you cannot place in to this bin can be taken to a local household waste recycling centre.