Branches (small)

Small branches can be placed in your green bin along with your food scraps.

Small branches can be placed in your green bin along with your food scraps. This green waste will be turned into compost and then used in parks, gardens and farms to improve soil, rather than being buried in landfill.

See our Home composting page for all your personal composting solutions.

Green bin (green lid)

Yes

No

Fruit and vegetable scraps

Plastic bags

Used paper towel and tissues

Packaging of any kind

Egg shells

Cigarette butts

Dairy leftovers

Nappies and baby wipes

Coffee grounds and loose leaf tea

Coffee pods and tea bags

Bread, pasta, cereal and rice

Coffee cups (including compostable)

Meat scraps and bones

Kitty litter (including biodegradable)

Grass and leaves

Dog or cat droppings

Small branches

Ash and tree stumps

Garden prunings

Vacuum dust

Weeds and flowers

Hair (including pet hair)

 

Dishcloths

 

Paper plates

 

Biodegradable bags, cutlery and plates

 

Wooden icy pole sticks