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Recycling and Waste Disposal

There are three bins situated at the back of Apple Cottage facing the hen run. Please put all general waste into plastic bin bags before placing in Black Bin.

Green: For all glass
Blue: For cardboard, paper, drink bottles, cans. See below for more detail. Or Antrim&Newtonabbey link
Black: All other waste.

BLUE BIN

YES

NEWSPAPERS

MAGAZINES

CATALOGUES/BROCHURES

PHONE DIRECTORIES/YELLOW PAGES

GREETING CARDS

POSTCARDS

Envelopes WITHOUT WINDOWS

ALL PLASTIC BOTTLES WITH ATTACHED BOTTLE TOPS

CARDBOARD

FOOD & DRINK CANS (RINSED CLEAN)

CARDBOARD DRINKS CARTONS

Plastic Tubs, Pots, trays, egg cartons

JUNK MAIL/FLYERS (except bag/envelope)

EGG BOXES

AEROSOLS

SOFT BACK BOOKS

BISCUIT/SWEET  TINS

 

NO

GENERAL REFUSE

PLASTIC BAGS/FILM

GLASS

PLASTIC OTHER THAN BOTTLES INCLUDING TUBS, CARTONS, FOOD TRAYS ETC.

ENVELOPES WITH WINDOWS

TIN FOIL

WRAPPING PAPER

NAPKINS/KITCHEN ROLL

SHREDDED PAPER

LOOSE BOTTLE TOPS

WALLPAPER

MEDICINE CONTAINERS

CLING FILM OR PLASTIC WRAPPING



• Envelopes with NO windows
• Plastic trays e.g. fruit trays, meat trays, plastic takeaway dishes
• Plastic tubs e.g. butter/margarine tubs
• Plastic Pots e.g. yoghurt pots, pasta sauce pots
• Plastic Easter Egg packaging
• Plastic egg cartons
• Roll-on deodorant containers.