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What goes in each bin?

Grey recycling bin (paper and cardboard)

Things that you can put in your grey bin (or aqua sack) are:

  • Newspapers
  • Magazines/brochures
  • Catalogues
  • Office paper/envelopes
  • Junk mail
  • Telephone books/yellow pages
  • Cardboard
  • Greetings cards
  • Shredded paper

Things that you can’t put in your grey bin (or aqua sack) are:

  • Jiffy bags
  • Foil or plastic backed paper
  • Tetra paks
  • Wallpaper 
  • Textiles - clothing, bedding, shoes, curtains
  • Any household waste

Order a grey bin