What are the bins with blue lids for?


What are the bins with blue lids for? Your blue lid bin is for loose paper and cardboard items, including: paper and cardboard. newspapers, magazines and advertising material (remove plastic wrapping)

What items belongs in the blue recycling container? Metal lids from jars and bottles. Cardboard ( for example cereal boxes, egg boxes, toilet roll & kitchen roll tubes, delivery boxes) Food tins, pet food tins and drinks cans (rinsed) Paper, ( including magazines, unwanted mail, greetings card, shredded paper, catalogues)

What are blue coloured bins used for? In municipalities, Blue coloured bins are used for collecting materials that are recyclable. The recyclable materials include paper- newspaper, magazines, etc., cardboard, food tins, glass bottles and jars, plastic bottles, tetra pack packaging, etc.

Can you put plastic bottles in blue bin? You can recycle: glass bottles and jars. plastic bottles, tubs and trays unless it’s black plastic. tins, cans and empty aerosol cans.

What are the bins with blue lids for? – Additional Questions

Can I put shredded paper in my blue bin?

You CAN’T use your Blue Bin for:

Shredded paper, napkins, tissues or wallpaper. Takeaway pizza boxes or other food boxes which are not clean. Dirty food tins. Plastic bags or wrapping.

Can you put clothes in blue recycle bin?

Clothes and textiles

Unfortunately, clothes, shoes and textiles can’t go in your blue recycling bin.

What can you put in blue bins?

Yes please
  • Cans, tins and aerosols.
  • Plastic bottles.
  • All paper (newspaper, office paper, greetings cards)
  • Cardboard.

Can you put glass bottles in the blue bin?

Put the following clean, dry items loose in your blue bin:

Plastic bottles, pots and tubs. Metal tins, clean foil and cans. Glass bottles and jars.

What can go in the blue bin Doncaster?

What can I recycle in my blue bin?
  • paper (including shredded paper and envelopes except padded ones) but not wrapping paper, gift bags or books.
  • cardboard (large pieces should be broken up so they fit in), but not greetings cards with glitter, foil or ribbons.
  • tins.
  • cans.
  • foil.
  • empty aerosols.
  • plastic bottles and bottle lids.

What can I put in my blue bin Wiltshire?

Items which can go in the blue-lidded bin
  • Washing up liquid bottles.
  • Bleach bottles.
  • Laundry liquid and fabric conditioner bottles.
  • Cooking oil bottles.
  • Drinks bottles.
  • Juice or squash bottles.
  • Milk and yoghurt drink bottles.
  • Handwash bottles.

Can you have two black bins UK?

You can have a maximum of one black bin with a black lid and one black bin with a red lid (if approved) at your house. We will not empty any extras black bins at a house. If your application is approved, you will need to pay a £25 administration and delivery charge before the bin is delivered.

What goes in black box?

What can I put in my black recycling box?
  • plastic bottles including lids (eg. drinks, detergent and shampoo bottles)
  • plastic pots (eg. yoghurt pots)
  • plastic tubs (eg. ice cream tubs and margarine tubs)
  • plastic trays (eg.
  • food cans.
  • drinks cans.
  • metal lids from jars and cans.
  • biscuit and sweet tins.

How do I contact Wiltshire Council?

Customer services

Telephone: 0300 456 0100 (lines open 9am – 5pm Monday to Friday).

Where does Wiltshire Council cover?

Wiltshire Council is a council for the unitary authority of Wiltshire (excluding the separate unitary authority of Swindon) in South West England, created in 2009.

How do I claim my council tax rebate?

How can I apply for the council tax rebate? If you live in an eligible property and you pay your council tax by direct debit, your local council will generally make the payment directly to your bank account, starting from April 2022.

Who runs Wiltshire Council?

At its annual meeting, Cllr Richard Clewer has today (18 May) been confirmed as the new Leader of Wiltshire Council, and he has appointed his Cabinet and Portfolio holders.

Do you get paid to be a local Councillor?

Councillors do not get paid a salary, however they do receive an annual allowance which reimburses them for time they have spent on council duties, as well as telephone and other office expenses.

What qualifications do you need to be a local Councillor?

You can become a councillor as long as you are:

At least 18 years old. Registered to vote in the area or have lived, worked or owned property there for at least 12 months before an election.

How much work does a Councillor do?

Time commitment

On average, as a councillor you may spend between 5 to 20 hours a week on ward work alone. You will receive many emails and letters plus phone calls from residents, businesses and council officers. You will also need to read reports and other Committee documents in preparation for meetings.

Does a town mayor get paid UK?

The Mayor’s salary is £152,734. The salary of an Assembly Member is currently £58,543 per year, except for the Statutory Deputy Mayor which is £105,269 and the Chair of the Assembly which is £70,225. Those Assembly Members who are MPs receive a two-thirds abatement to their salary.

What can your councillor do for you?

Councillors not only represent their communities and residents, they also help to make and shape the policies of the council. They do not directly manage services but they do make the decisions on what those services will be like. Councillors attend various meetings in order to carry out their duties.