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Standard Wheelie Bin

Standard Wheelie Bins

    • At Biffa we supply a wide choice of standard wheelie bins to suit your business needs. Whether you’re looking to dispose of general waste, food waste, glass or commercial waste, we have a wheelie bin for you.

      Our standard wheelie bin features two wheels and easy grip handles. The 240 is a strong and sturdy workplace wheelie bin designed to collect and dispose of the following waste types:

      • General waste
      • Dry Mixed Recycling
      • Food wastes
      • Glass
    • See below for the standard wheelie bin sizes we provide, including the 240L wheelie bin:

      Capacity Waste Types Dimensions (L×W×H)
      120 Litre Glass
      Food Waste
      0.6 x 0.5 x 1 m
      240 Litre Cardboard
      General Waste
      Dry Mixed Recycling (DMR)
      Food Waste
      0.8 x 0.6 x 1.1 m
    • Our contamination policy helps you to identify the types of waste that are allowed, and also not allowed in each type of container. This ensures that your waste does not become contaminated and can be collected without contamination problems.

      What's Allowed What's Not
      Material/Container Type: Dry Mixed Recyclate
      • Paper– e.g. dry paper waste, newspapers, office paper and magazines
      • Cardboard– e.g. corrugated cardboard, cereal boxes and card
      • Metal cans– e.g. clean, empty drinks cans and food tins
      • Plastic– e.g. packaging films, rinsed out milk bottles,empty drinks bottles & clean salad trays, rinsedout margarine tubs &microwaveable meal trays

      N.B. Only clear sacks can be used

      • Black bags (because our drivers cannot see if it is recyclable material in the bag)
      • Waxed paper cups (takeaway cups from most high street coffee chains)
      • Crisp packets and sweet wrappers
      • Food and canteen waste
      • Liquids
      • Polystyrene
      • Glass and ceramics
      • Wood
      • Textiles or lengths of strapping
      • Hard and rigid plastics (e.g. window frames, pipes, drums or other bulky non-compactable plastic items)
      • Containers with any residue of food or hazardous material(e.g. paint tins or bleach bottles)
      Material/Container Type: Food
      Food waste which may include only packaging in direct contact with the food. For loose food waste this may be a clear bag No black bags. Only food waste
      Material/Container Type: General Waste for Trade Waste, Bag Collections & Front End Loaders
      Non-hazardous waste Any waste electronic or electrical equipment, batteries, gas bottles, fluorescent tubes, paint tins, hazardous waste, animal-by-products, clinical, nappy or sanitary waste, kennel waste, liquids, timber, rubble, large pieces of metal or other bulky waste
      Material/Container Type: Glass
      Clean, empty mixed container glass e.g. bottles and jars No pyrex, drinking glasses, plates or other ceramics, window glass, window-screens. no black bags