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Isle of Anglesey County Council


What goes in where?


Trolley box

Top red box

  • Mixed paper
  • Magazines and envelopes
  • Textiles (old clothes and material, including bed linen, however no duvets or pillows)

Please ensure that the textiles are placed in a plastic bag within the top red box on every occasion. This will ensure that the textiles do not get wet in severe weather.

Middle blue box

  • Plastic bottles
  • Plastic pots, tubs and trays e.g. ice cream tubs, yoghurt pots, meat trays etc.
  • Drinks cans, food tins and aerosols
  • Clean foil items

No gas canisters

Bottom orange box

  • Glass bottles and jars
  • Cardboard (maximum size 50cm x 50cm)

Food waste bin

  • Fruit and vegetables
  • Bread and pastries
  • Dairy
  • Meat and bones
  • Tea and coffee grounds
  • Fish

White Pouch

  • Household batteries
  • Ink cartridges
  • Mobile phones

Green bin

  • Grass cuttings
  • Leaves
  • Weeds
  • Flowers and plants
  • Garden prunings
  • Hedge clippings
  • Twigs and thin branches (up to 5cm in diameter)

No Plastic Bags

No Kitchen Waste and Food

No Soil and Rubble