Your red bulk bin is for plastic containers, cans, bottle and jars.
Important: Don’t bag the items – plastic bags cannot be put in your bulk red or blue bins.
Please rinse your recyclables, peel off the labels where possible and squash them to make more space
If you’re unsure if an item can be recycled, please use your green bulk bin.
If you’re bulk bin is contaminated and you require a ‘fresh start’ please click here
Please view our full A – Z of what can go in the red bulk bin below.
Aerosols – including empty deodorant, body spray, hairspray, air freshener and polish canisters.
Baby milk containers/tins/jars
Bottles (plastic and glass)
Cans (food and drink)
Cartons (including UHT, soya and goat’s milk, fruit juice and sauces)
Foil (clean kitchen and aluminium)
Foil trays (clean)
Fruit punnets (clean)
Glass jars and bottles
Hand soap bottles
Ice cream tubs
Laundry tablet containers
Milk bottles (plastic and glass)
Plastic egg boxes
Pot Noodle containers
Ready meal trays (that have a recycling symbol 1, 2 or 5 on them)
Shower gel bottles
Vitamin and supplement bottles