Renfrewshire Council

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If you have a brown bin this is where you should dispose of your garden waste.


Renfrewshire Council offers a garden waste collection service to numerous properties throughout Renfrewshire.

Items that can go in the brown bin

grass cuttingssoil
leaves and twigsstones or hardcore
small branchesfood
hedge clippingstimber or logs
flowerspet waste
plantsgeneral rubbish

If you do not have a garden waste bin you can recycle your garden waste at your local recycling centre.


Composting is an inexpensive, natural process that transforms your kitchen and garden waste into a valuable and nutrient rich food for your garden. It's easy to make and use.

Add food waste to your home compost bin; If you don't currently have a compost bin, see Recycle Now's guide on how to set one up here.

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