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Green bins (garden waste)

A chargeable garden waste collection service is available citywide between April and November. 

This fortnightly service provides an easy way for residents to recycle garden waste from their home, including grass cuttings, hedge and plant clippings, leaves and prunings.

Subscriptions to the chargeable garden waste collection service for 2016 are no longer being taken, however you can receive updates on the 2017 service by registering your interest with Veolia.


Take garden waste to a Recycling Centre

You can take your garden waste for free to any of the 5 Household Waste Recycling Centres located across the city or by home composting.

Compost bins for garden and kitchen waste

Recycle garden and kitchen waste, like vegetable and fruit peelings, tea bags and egg shells, into compost for your garden using a home compost bin.

For more information about composting please contact us or visit:



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Dispose of pesticides

Take pesticides to Blackstock Road Household Waste Recycling Centre.

This facility is open to residents of Sheffield only. Anyone taking such items to Blackstock should contact a site attendant on site on their arrival for assistance.

For more information please contact us.

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  • Modified: Dec 2, 2016 12:47:35 PM