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Waste disposal guidance for households with possible coronavirus infection

You can securely store personal waste (such as used tissues) and disposable face masks and cleaning cloths within disposable rubbish bags. These should be:

  • placed into another bag
  • tied securely
  • kept separate from other waste in your room
  • put aside for at least 72 hours before being put in your usual external household waste bin

Other household waste can be disposed of as normal.

Household Waste Recycling Centres

  • Household waste recycling centres remain open at this time. However we ask that you only visit these sites if you feel that your journey is essential and comply with the physical distancing measures in place. Please do not visit if you have symptoms of Covid-19 or are self-isolating. 

The following council services are providing a restricted service:

Page last updated:
12 Jan 2021

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