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Your brown recycling bag is for recycling paper and cardboard

Yes please

  • Brochures and catalogues
  • Cardboard packaging e.g. shoe boxes, egg boxes, appliance packaging - Large boxes need to be broken down and folded so we can collect them. Also please remove any polystyrene 
  • Directories e.g. Yellow Pages
  • Envelopes-any colour and windowed
  • Greeting cards
  • Junk mail
  • Newspapers and magazines
  • Office paper

No thanks

  • Wallpaper
  • Tetra style packs
  • Drinks cartons
  • Fast food packaging such as pizza or burger boxes

Extra recycling waste will be taken if left in an open bag next to your recycling bin or sack. Please break-down and fold all cardboard boxes before presenting for collection

New/Replacement brown bags

If you have just moved to the area or if you have lost your brown bag, you can request a brown sack online.