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CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19)

See the latest information and advice in Exeter. We are closely monitoring the situation and working with the government and NHS, who are well prepared to deal with this virus.

What can I put in my garden bin?

Things you can put in your brown wheeled bin or biodegradable sack:

  • flowers and plants
  • grass cuttings
  • leaves and bark
  • prunings
  • hedge trimmings
  • small branches

Please make sure you can close the lid of your brown wheeled bin, or contain the above items in a biodegradable sack.

Things you cannot put in your brown wheeled bin or biodegradable sack:

  • plastic or pottery plant pots
  • soil, mud or rubble
  • animal droppings or bedding
  • food waste
  • nappies
  • anything in plastic bags
  • compostable packaging e.g. wrapping from newspaper or magazine

When this content has been updated

Last updated 18 May 2020