What goes in my bin?

Bin Delays

We would like to thank you for your patience whilst we are experiencing delays and disruption to collections throughout the borough. Please present your bin in its usual way whilst our crew work through the missed collections and continue to present other bins as per your schedule. We are doing everything we can, including deploying additional resources, to clear the backlog and get collections back to normal as soon as possible.

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Below is a brief summary of what items should be placed in the bins and hessian sacks:

Please use your brown bin, or hessian sack, for:


Not sure if the item can go in your brown recycling bin? Check Recycleright: https://www.recycleright.org.uk/ 

The following items can be placed in a green wheelie bin for collection:

View further details of what can be put in your Green bin.

However, there are some items that must not be put in your grey bin or refuse sack. This includes:

To find out how to dispose of these items visit the Merseyside Recycling and Waste Authority website.

Last Updated on Tuesday, May 24, 2022

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