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Bins, recycling and rubbish

Plans to improve the way household waste is collected and enhance East Renfrewshire Council's waste and recycling performance are set to go ahead find out more at:

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Four bin service

Your recycling and waste collections will change in Autumn 2016. The majority of households will move to a four-bin service in October 2016.

East Renfrewshire Council bin lorry

About Cleansing Services

We deliver a number of services to households and businesses in East Renfrewshire and work to keep our streets clean.

Find out when your grey bin, brown bin and recycling boxes and sacks are emptied.
What to do if you think we have missed your collection.
From time to time you may need to replace your bins, box or bags which have been damaged or lost.
Kerbside services for the collection of paper, card, glass, cans, plastics, garden and food waste (white and green bag, blue box and brown bin).
A service for the collection of any waste that cannot be recycled.
Arrange and pay for bulky or excess household waste to be uplifted. Fridges, freezers, mattresses, suites.
Locations and opening hours of recycling centres and points where you can take household waste for recycling.
How to report fly-tipping, graffiti and litter online. Link to report dog fouling and other dog control services.
A chargeable service for the collection of waste and recycling from businesses in East Renfrewshire.
Find out what happens to your kerbside recycling once we take it away.
How to waste less. Composting. Smart Shopping. Repair and re-use.
Information on how the council deals with dead animals.