Food waste caddy and plastic bags / liners

Food waste caddy and plastic bags / liners

You can now use plastic liners or bags in your food waste caddy!


Take a look below for more information…
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What type of plastic liners can be used?
You can use any of the following plastic bags/liners:

  • Plastic bags bought on a roll e.g. pedal bins liners
  • Supermarket carrier bags
  • Thin plastic bags, such as fridge and freezer storage bags
  • Bags that food has come in, such as: bread bags, salad bags, cereal bags etc.

What type of plastic liners CANNOT be used?

  • No black bin liners or rubble sacks – if your collection crew can’t see the contents, they will not be able to collect the food waste.
  • No hard plastic packaging such as for punnets of fruit. However, these can be put in your blue-lidded recycling bin.

For more information; please refer to AVDCs customer FAQs.