Recycling and Waste
If you are running low on food waste recycling bags, just tie a bag to your green food caddy handle and our crews will leave you a fresh supply. To get yourself some more battery recycling bags, tie one of the peelable sticky strips from a bag to your green caddy.
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Please get in touch if you would like to book a Special Uplift of bulky items, buy a Wheeled Refuse Bin, or request a free Recycling Bin , report a Missed Collection or a problem relating to litter or street cleansing.
Wasteline Number: 0845 600 3 900
Our Waste Team are available to deal with your enquiry, Monday to Friday from 8.00 am to 6.00 pm, except public holidays.
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Temporary Garden Waste Facilities have restarted for the season at various locations and times throughout Aberdeenshire. The service will continue until early November.
New recycling and food waste collections
New recycling and food waste collection services have now started in Aberdeenshire and will be rolled out to all areas by March 2015.
- New Services Explained
- New Services - Refuse and Recycling Collections (with map showing when services are being introduced)
Please complete our online form if you are a business and would like us to contact you to discuss setting up a new trade waste/recycling service. We will get in touch as soon as possible.
Changes to the way that waste and recycling are collected were approved at a full meeting of Aberdeenshire Council on Thursday 17 January. The new scheme is designed to help the council meet the Scottish Government’s Zero Waste targets.
Full story (published 17/1/13)