What goes into my bins and boxes?

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4. Reusable sack for paper

Reusable sack for paper

Your reusable paper recycling sack/bag is emptied weekly. Please place the sack with your recycling boxes outside your home on your collection day.

What can I put in my reusable bag for paper recycling?

Yes please

  • white paper
  • newspapers and magazines
  • directories and catalogues
  • junk mail
  • shredded paper
  • white window envelopes
  • yellow pages

No thanks

  • cardboard (cardboard can be recycled in your green box)
  • brown or coloured paper (paper that does not tear which can be recycled in your green box alongside cardboard)
  • wrapping paper (wrapping made of paper can be recycled with your cardboard in your green box, wrapping containing foil or glitter cannot be recycled)