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What is collected and when

When are my bins and containers collected?

  • To find out your waste collection day, please call 0300 123 7026

 

What goes in a black wheelie bin?

General waste, meaning anything that can't yet be recycled

What goes in a green wheelie bin?

Garden waste, leaves, small branches, grass and hedge clippings, cut flowers

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What goes in a brown caddy?

Raw and cooked waste food, dairy, teabags and coffee grounds; plastic bags can be used to line the caddy

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What goes in a grey box?

Plastic and cans, plastic pots, tubs, trays (no black plastic), lids, aerosols and foil

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What goes in a green box?

Glass, card, paper, batteries, small electricals, envelopes with windows, cartons, clothing, shoes, batteries (leave car batteries beside the box), cooking and engine oil (in a sealed container left upright beside the box), small electrical items (smaller than a toaster), spectacles, printer cartridges, mobile phones

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My West Cheshire bin collection calendar

Visit the My West Cheshire self-serve portal and, once registered, you'll be able to find out when your bins and containers are collected, print out a handy collection calendar, or apply for a Waste Permit.

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