Orkney Kerbside Recycling Schemes

 

Orkney Pilot Kerbside Collection
(1 Box + Residual Waste Bag)
Accepted Materials
Paper, food and drink cans, glass
Receptacle
Green Box
Contact
Helpline: 01586 886368
Frequency of Collection
Fortnightly. Residual weekly.
Tonnage
Cumulative Total of Tonnage Collected:
Variance from previous quarter:
Coverage
800
Promotional Materials
Waste Aware Scotland
Flyer, Press, A4 posters, dispaly boards, leaflet.

 

Orkney Paper Kerbside Collection
(Any Other Receptacle + Residual Waste Bin)
Accepted Materials
Paper
Receptacle
Bundle or tied
Contact
Helpline: 01586 873 535
Frequency of Collection
Towns - monthly, Parishes - every 2 months.
Tonnage
Cumulative Total of Tonnage Collected:
Variance from previous quarter:
Coverage
Available to all households on mainland.
Promotional Materials
Waste Aware Scotland
None

 

Orkney Garden Waste Kerbside Collection
(Any Other Receptacle + Residual Waste Bin)
Accepted Materials
Garden waste
Receptacle
Bundle or tied.
Contact
Helpline: 01586 873 535
Frequency of Collection
Towns - monthly, Parishes - every 2 months.
Tonnage
Cumulative Total of Tonnage Collected:
Variance from previous quarter:
Coverage
Kirkwall & Stromness - Summer only
Promotional Materials
Waste Aware Scotland
None

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