Food waste recycling

The food waste recycling service is avliable to homes with a front boundary.

To recycle food waste we provide you with a 23 litre food waste box.

Request a food waste bin online

Find your collection day

We accept:

  • cooked and raw food
  • meat and fish (bones)
  • vegetables, fruit peelings, egg shells
  • dairy products (cheese and yogurt)
  • tea bags and coffee ground
  • newspaper to wrap your food
  • compostable liners

We won't accept:

  • pet litter
  • pet faeces
  • any kind of packaging
  • plastic bags
  • nappies
  • liquids
  • tissues/kitchen roll
  • other general waste

We cannot collect your food waste box if it contains items we do not accept.

Seedling logoPlease wrap your food waste in newspaper or a compostable bag which has the seedling logo on it, this will help prevent smells and stops food waste sticking to the inside of the box. 


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