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Food waste recycling

Image of a green food caddy

Make sure your Green caddy is placed out for kerbside collection by 7.30am on the day of collection.

Food waste is collected weekly.

What goes in the food waste caddy?

Green Tick
 Suitable For
Red Cross
 Not Suitable For
Plate scrapings - all uneaten food and plate scrapingsAny food packaging waste including plastic, cardboard or cans
Dairy products - cheese, eggs, yoghurtLiquids / Oils / Fats
Bread and pastries - bread, cake, pastriesPet Waste
Meat and bones - raw meat, cooked meat, bones 
Tea bags and coffee grounds 
Fruit and vegetables - raw vegetables, cooked vegetables, whole fruit, peelings 
Fish - raw fish, cooked fish, bones 

Rice, pasta and beans

Newspaper (only when used as liner)