What can I put in my bin?

To keep up with international standards in recycling we have drawn up a list of the materials you can put in your household recycle bin. Please make sure items are clean, dry and placed loosely in the bin. If it’s not on the list, it’s not in the recycle bin.

 For more information please visit http://recyclinglistireland.ie/ 

YesGeneral refuse - Plastic bags - Nappies - Plastic food wrappings - Aluminum foil - Animal waste - Ashes - Netting from oranges/ onions - Contents of hoover


NoPaper - Newspapers & Magazines - Food & drink cans - Plastic bottles -Glass bottles - Garden waste

YesKitchen Food Scraps - Fruits and Vegetables - Bread - Cakes & Biscuits - Eggs & Dairy - Out of Date food (No plastic packaging) - Plant trimmings - Cooked and Raw Foods - Tea leaves and Tea bags - Meat - Fish - Poultry & Bones - Grass clippings & Leaves - Cut Flowers & Old plants


NoAshes - Nappies - Plastic bags - Medical Waste