Landfill is collected on alternate weeks
, with recyclable waste collected on the other week.
The move to once a fortnight, with alternate weeks
seeing a pick-up of recyclable materials such as newspapers, bottles and cans, is part of a concerted effort to slash the amount of waste sent to landfill and ensure that more of what we throw away is recycled in order to comply with strict EU directives.
Homeowners also have a recycling box for cans and a bag for paper, with rubbish collected on alternate weeks
The scheme, devised by the former Labour administration, attracted widespread criticism after it emerged collections of general household rubbish would be cut to fortnightly to allow a garden refuse to be collected on alternate weeks
in the summer.
The new bins will be emptied fortnightly on alternate weeks
to the black bins.
We have a set day of the week on which bins are collected with black and green containers emptied on alternate weeks
The revised service starts on Monday, with collections for the brown and black lid bins made on an alternate weeks
The council plan will see the family's green recycling wheelie bin collected on alternate weeks
to their non-recyclable waste.
From Monday, green bag recycling and food waste will be collected every week, while garden waste and general rubbish will be collected on alternate weeks
We worked there until November - alternate weeks
there and in Manchester at our Deansgate branch.
15, serving Erbil and Sulaymaniyah on alternate weeks