Waste Collection

Across the country, councils offer recycling services to residents to encourage households to dispose of waste responsibly. As time has gone on, recycling collections at the kerbside have increased, while general waste collections have become less frequent.

In this section, we take a look at the issues surrounding waste collection, and how they affect the processing of our rubbish.

  • How Long Can You Keep A Skip For?
    Skip hire is a great option for home improvement projects, especially those creating a lot of waste. Rubbish can create a lot of dust, making a skip preferable to making
  • How Council Garden Waste Collections Work
    Green waste collection services vary dramatically across the UK, with some councils offering free services, the majority offering paid collections and a few authorities not offering collections at all. Council
  • What Bin Does Grass Go In?
    While we all love the convenience of kerbside rubbish collection, not everything is yet able to be disposed of that way. Batteries, light bulbs and flat glass (as opposed to
  • What Bin Does Dog Poo Go In?
    They say that dogs are a man’s best friend, and it’s true that they are one of the best pets to show loyalty and love to their owner. However, an
  • How To Dispose Of Kitchen Knives
    We all have huge amounts of belongings in our homes, and the kitchen is probably the destination for most things we buy. Putting aside the thousands on food each year,
  • How Does A Wheelie Bin Lock Work?
    Locks for wheelie bins are only ever bought by home owners that have fallen victim to anti social behaviour. The fact that you feel the need to search for wheelie
  • Can I Use Wheelie Bin Stickers On My Bins?
    They’re not the most beautiful things in the world by a country mile, but wheelie bins are something we all get disproportionately obsessed by from time to time. Whether someone
  • How Do I Get Rid Of Unwanted Furniture?
    If you’re like me, you’ve probably had occasions in the past when you’ve had something to dispose of that’s too big to fit in your car. Examples might be an
  • Why Hasn’t My Bin Been Collected?
    Bin collections are one of the most integral services for district and borough councils, and it can be incredibly frustrating if you discover that all your waste is still sat