Melton Borough Council

My Account downtime - Sun 19th Nov 2017

Due to routine maintenance My Account will be unavailable on Sunday 19th November between 3.00pm to 7.00pm. We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause. Thank you for your patience.

What goes in your brown bin

Brown bins are for recycling only, we accept:

  • Plastic bottles
  • All plastic food containers, such as yoghurt pots/margarine tubs
  • Ready meal trays and yoghurt pots
  • Carrier bags
  • Newspapers and magazines
  • Catalogues
  • Junk mail and envelopes
  • Wrapping Paper
  • Greeting cards
  • Telephone Directories e.g. Yellow pages
  • Cardboard packaging
  • Food tins and drink cans
  • Foil trays
  • Empty aerosols
  • Drink and food cartons
  • Glass bottles and jars
  • Shredded paper
If you have a mobile phone you would like to recycle visit Envirofone which is an easy way to get cash for your old mobile phone.