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Aerosols with orange hazard symbols (e.g. insecticides, oven cleaners, paints and automotive sprays) are not accepted in the recycling bin. Other aerosols can be recycled in the blue lidded recycling bin. Due to health and safety reasons they must be empty, please remove loose plastic lids and place in your rubbish bin. Do not pierce or squash them.
Please put inhalers and carbon monoxide monitors in your green-lidded general waste bin.
Aluminium foil and plastic foil (e.g. crisp packets) can’t be recycled in the blue-lidded recycling bin. Please put them in the green-lidded general waste bin.
Household Waste Recycling Centres are not licensed to accept ammunition or explosives. Please contact your local police station
Find out how to dispose of asbestos
As from Saturday 1 October 2016 there will be a charge for disposing of asbestos.
Ash from domestic home fires can be put into the general waste green-lidded general waste bin or taken to a Household Waste Recycling Centre.