Recycling and Waste
Three Rivers residents currently recycle 63.1% of their waste, giving us the third highest recycling rate in England. Thank you to all of those who continue to recycle.
- Black bin with green lid bin - Recycling Collected weekly
- Silver pod - Food Collected weekly.
- Brown bin - Garden Collected every two weeks (optional, chargeable service)
- Green bin - Non-recyclables and inorganics Collected every two weeks
- Communal bin with recycling sticker - Recycling
- Communal bin with no recycling sticker - Non-recyclables and inorganics
- Brown bin - Food (A food bin may not be available for all flats)
- Tips to reduce your waste
- Your guide to where and what you can recycle, an A - Z guide
- Your responsibilities and the Council's responsibilities
- Collection calendar
- What happens to my recycling?
- WasteAware - The Hertfordshire Waste Partnership helping to tackle waste issues and answer your questions
- Advice for managing agents, landlords, and housing associations
- Herts reusable nappies
- Home composting
- Recycling centres
- Clinical waste
- Home collections of bulky items
- Home textile collections
- Commercial recycling and waste services
- Recycling and waste talks and support