Plastic Bags

All plastic bags must go in your red bin. This includes all bags marked biodegradable; or compostable or stamped with a recycle symbol 1-7. Biodegradable and compostable plastic bags may be a more responsible purchase and break down faster. But plastic bags of any type are not suitable for our recycling or composting machinery and all are classified as contamination if found in your yellow or green bin. Alternatively, you can take them to a REDcycle drop off point: