The Government has announced a package of measures and financial help to help those directly affected by recent storms

Households and businesses in Rossendale affected by flooding during Storms Ciara and Dennis may be able to receive financial help.

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What goes in each bin?

Green general waste bin

Things that can go in your green bin are:

  • Food waste
  • Non-recyclable items
  • Plastic carrier bags and other non-recyclable plastics
  • Disposable nappies

Things that can't go in your green bin are:

  • Any items that can go into your recycling bins i.e. paper in your grey bin and plastic bottles in your blue bin
  • Any electrical items
  • Hazardous waste e.g. asbestos, car batteries and oil
  • DIY items such as builders waste and rubble

We offer a bulky collection service for items too big to go in your bin or you can take them for free to the tip.

Order a green bin