Recyclables

With the ever increasing volume of packaging waste being produced, it is important that companies and individuals properly manage and recycle their packaging waste.

KeyWaste provide a collection service for baled segregated recyclables such as cardboard, plastics and aluminium. We also provide a scheduled wheelie bin or loose bag collection service for dry mixed recycling. We can provide baling equipment for companies who produce sufficient volumes of packaging waste, please click here for further information.

Dry Mixed Recycling

Please ensure that all recyclables are washed before disposing of the material in your recycling bin. A bin may be classified as contaminated if material has as any traces of food waste or black bags in it.

What can I put in my green bin?

Your green bin is used for dry mixed recyclable waste. The following items are accepted in your green bin:

  • Cartons – e.g. – milk, juice, soup.
  • Plastic bottles
  • Paper and newspapers
  • Junk mail and magazines
  • Aluminium cans/foil
  • Light cardboard – Cereal / biscuit Boxes, Cardboard Packaging
  • Telephone directories
  • Pizza boxes
  • All clean plastics.

What items are not acceptable in my green bin?

  • No Glass / Ceramics
  • No Plastic Bags / Plastic Film
  • No Green Waste (Kitchen or Garden)
  • No Clothes / Shoes
  • No Food
  • No Aerosols
  • No Meat Wrappings
  • No Nappies / Sanitary Items

Please click here to print a dry mixed recycling poster