Check what goes in your green box

Use your green recycling box for:

  • cardboard boxes, packaging and sleeves
  • junk mail
  • paper and magazines
  • phone directories including yellow pages
  • shredded paper (put other paper on top or in a paper bag or cardboard box to stop it blowing away)
  • white envelopes

Do not put these items into your green box:

  • clothes or textiles
  • glass
  • household rubbish
  • plastic
  • tissue paper


Contact the waste services team

Telephone: 01732 876147