Food waste

Find out what can and cannot be put in your food waste bin.

Yes please

  • dairy products such as cheese and yoghurt
  • eggs including shells
  • cooked and uncooked food
  • meat, fish and poultry including bones
  • out of date food
  • pasta, rice and beans
  • teabags and coffee grounds
  • vegetables and fruit including peelings
  • bread, cakes and pastries
  • solid fats
  • pet food

No thanks

  • packaging of any sort
  • plastic bags or wrapping
  • animal waste and bedding
  • any other types of rubbish
  • oils and liquids
  • garden waste including flowers, you can compost this at home or sign up to the Green Waste Club