click for the homepage
mobile menu button

Contact Us

apply 2

Apply

report 2

Report

pay 2

Pay

Home > Waste > What goes in my bins?

What goes in my bins?

Please use the resources below to find out about what can go in your bins.

Any bins that contain unaccepted items may not be emptied.

What goes in my recycling bin?

Head to the Suffolk Recycling website to find out more about what can go in your recycling bin.

Find the Getting it Right leaflet.

Checking a specific item? Head to the A-Z of recycling.

What happens to my recycling?

What goes in my general rubbish bin?

Head to the Suffolk Recycling website to find out more about what can and can't go in your general rubbish bin.

All ash, cinders or other loose materials must be bagged and tied before being put in the refuse bin.

Here's some of the alternative ways to dispose of waste you can't put in your general rubbish bin:

Where does my general rubbish go?

All the contents from your general rubbish bin are sent to the Energy from Waste facility at Great Blakenham, and not to landfill.

Did you know you can book a site tour too?

What goes in my garden waste bin?

Head to the Suffolk Recycling website to find out more about what can go in your garden waste bin.

We don't accept the following weeds:

  • Japanese knotweed
  • Ragwort
  • Spear thistle
  • Creeping thistle
  • Giant hogweed
  • Curled dock
  • Broad leaved dock
  • Mares Tail / Horsetail

Checking a specific item? Head to the A-Z of recycling.

Looking for an alternative way to recycle your garden waste?

Alternative composting options

Keeping my bin clean