Melton Borough Council

What goes in your black bin

Your Black Bin is for general household waste only

  • Food Waste (Please compost where possible)
  • Polystyrene
  • Disposable nappies
  • Broken drinking glasses and crockery
  • Old style light bulbs

We do not accept: 

  • All recyclable items
  • Batteries 
  • Paint tins
  • Wood
  • Small electricals
  • Rubble
  • Energy efficient light bulbs and Fluorescent tubes
  • Soil
  • Sand