Delays to rubbish and recycling collections

Monday 22 January 2018 at 07:45 hrs

There are currently delays with the following waste collections in the Edinburgh area:

Green recycling bins in the Liberton and Gilmerton area.

Blue boxes in the Almond, Drum Brae, Gyle, Corstorphine and Murrayfield area.

Your bin and blue box will be emptied at different times on the same day. Please ensure that plastic bags, crisp packets and tissues are not put into the green recycling wheeled bin. Items that cannot be recycled should be put in the grey wheeled bin.

Please continue to put out electrical items and textiles with the blue box.

Please ensure that bins and boxes are out by 6am, collections run until 10pm. If they are not emptied on your collection day, please report it to us.

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