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What goes in each bin?

Brown recycling bin (garden waste)

For further information on Garden Waste collection please see this link

Things that you can put in your brown bin are:

  • Cut flowers
  • Fallen fruit (windfalls)
  • Grass cuttings
  • Hedge clippings
  • Leaves
  • Plants
  • Twigs and small branches

Things that you can’t put in your brown bin are:

  • Any household waste
  • Any stone, or rubble
  • Christmas Trees
  • Kitchen/food waste 
  • Large segments of trees
  • Pet/animal waste
  • Plastic bags 
  • Soil, or turf
  • Tubs/pots