Your grey bin is for plastic containers, cans, bottle and jars.
Important: Don’t bag the items – plastic bags cannot be put in your grey or blue bins.
Please rinse your recyclables, peel off the labels where possible and squash them to make even more space to help save the planet!
If your grey bin is contaminated, please click here
If you’re unsure if an item can be recycled, please use your burgundy bin.
Please view our full A – Z of what can go in the grey 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)
Vitamin and supplement bottles