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What goes in my green bin?

Did you know when your garden waste is recycled it is transformed into nutrient rich soil conditioner. This can then be used in a range of different ways, in agriculture, as nitrogen rich multi- purpose compost and land reclamation. 

Garden waste items


You can put these items in your green bin:

  • Grass cuttings/leaves
  • Flowers/plants/weeds
  • Privet/hedge clippings
  • Small branches and twigs

Please do not put these items in your green bin; it will be contaminated and will not be emptied:

  • Cardboard
  • Food waste
  • Plastic
  • Soil
  • Straw/hay/pet bedding