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Food waste belong in your FOOD WASTE POD.

 

For updates on the collections at this current time please check here

https://www.threerivers.gov.uk/egcl-page/food-pod

Examples: Vegetable and fruit peelings, bones, meat, out of date produce, tea bags, or egg shells.

Please Remember: Food waste contaminates your recycling, and therefore will not be emptied if it contains food. 

Hints and Tips: https://www.lovefoodhatewaste.com/

Facts:

  • Recycling everything you could in your kitchen, could power a TV for six months, plenty of time to watch GOT!
  • UK households create 7million tonnes of food waste each year, that’s a kilo of food for every person on the plant. This equates to £7.5billion worth of food waste.
  • It is believed that 50% of all food waste is still edible, and could be ‘recycled’ through food banks, charities, and making animal feed.