Recycling trolley

What you can put in your recycling trolley and how it works

Green bin

Waste that can't be recycled goes in your green bin and will be sent to landfill

Brown bin

For garden waste, with collections from March to November if you have purchased a garden waste permit

Food waste bins

All food, cooked and uncooked can be recycled

Black and red boxes

Black and red boxes can be used alongside the recycling trolley for excess materials

Blue bin

Collected blue bins will be reused by householders as garden and landfill waste collection containers

Your recycling calendar

View and download a recycling calendar for your address


Information about recycling including an  A-Z of recycling

Other collection services

Information about our assisted collection, nappy collection and replacement or additional containers

New build properties

Information for planning developers and how to purchase bins and containers for new build properties

Advice during severe weather

Help and advice on what to do with your bin in extreme weather

Commercial waste

Information on commercial waste, disposal and recycling

Contact Information

Waste Management Services
Western Road Depot
East Ayrshire
Telephone: 01563 554400

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