There is an additional recycling bin located on Grange Road near to the gateway into university.
Blue box recycling scheme:
Your blue box is for paper and cardboard and is collected every other week on the same day as your usual refuse collection and your green box.
Telephone Directories & Yellow Pages
Milk and juice cartons
Soiled paper or card
Green box recycling scheme:
The green box is for glass, cans and plastic bottles and is collected every other week on the same day as your usual refuse collection and your blue box.
Metal lids from jars
Food cartons and trays
Green garden waste recycling scheme:
The clear garden waste sacks are for garden waste only and are collected every other week on the same day as your usual refuse collection. They are collected on the opposite week to your blue and green boxes.
Plants and weeds
Bush and tree prunings
Stones, soil, bricks, rubble
Chemicals and treated wood
Household or kitchen waste
Very large branches
There are also a number of collection points positioned around the local area. For cardboard and glass recycling two banks are situated on Tiverton/Exeter Road junction.
Guild of Students, University of Birmingham