Mixed recycling

Bins lined up in a row


Our mixed recycling service lets you safely and easily recycle dry mixed materials.

We offer a range of bin sizes, if you're not sure what size bins to choose we can help. If space is a problem you can have sacks for recycling.

We offer flexible collections from fortnightly or weekly, up to twice a week.

What can go in your mixed recycling?

A number of items can go into your mixed recycling Blue bin, including:

  • Cardboard, magazines and paper, including phonebooks and catalogues
  • Glass bottles and jars
  • Shredded paper
  • Metal tins and cans, chocolate and biscuit tins
  • Tin foil and foil trays
  • Plastic bottles
  • Plastic tubs, trays and pots
  • Drink cartons
  • Aerosols
  • Envelopes (including windows)

What don’t we accept?

Please note that we are not able to accept mixed recycling bins that include:

  • Food waste (wrapped or unwrapped)
  • Pyrex, glass sheet and drinking glasses
  • Polystyrene/foam board
  • Black sacks and bin bags
  • Clothing and textiles
  • Building supplies, including wood, paint
  • Carpet
  • Plastic toys
  • Tapes (VHS) and discs (CDs, DVDs, Blu-Ray)