Recycling & Waste

Non Recyclable

Non Recyclable

Type of Waste: Non recyclable waste including polystyrene, hand towels/tissues, video/audio tape, strapping/banding, cofee cups, crisp packs, contaminated packaging.

 

Plastics

Plastics

Type of Waste: Empty plastic bottles and clean containers 

Do not Put: Clean material only. No tetrapaks. No crisp packets.  

Cans

Cans

Type of Waste: Aluminium and tin, food tins (rinsed)

Do Not Put: Contaminated tins. Clean material only.

Paper & Cardboard

Paper & Cardboard

Type of Waste: Office paper, newspaper, magazines, books, envelopes (non-window), small amounts of cardboard

Do not Put: Coffee cups as cannot be recycled.

Mixed Glass

Mixed Glass

Type of Waste: Clean bottles & jars. All coloured glass – green, clear, white, blue.

 Do not Put: Contaminated bottles or jars. 

Food Waste

Food Waste

Type of Waste: Food waste including teabags, coffee grounds, peelings, uneaten sandwiches.

Do not Put: contaminants like plastic, paper, or wrappings.

Coffee Cups

Coffee Cups

Type of Waste: Place in dedicated cup bins or in (BLACK) non-recyclable bins if no cup bin available.

Cup bins help to separate to avoid issue of contamination.

Confidential Paper

Confidential Paper

There are two ways of disposing

1. Place paper in blue confidential waste bags.

2. Shred paper and place in clear recycling bags for cleaners to collect