What can I put in my caddy?

Yes please

Any cooked or uncooked food waste such as:

  • fish, meat and bones (raw or cooked)
  • dairy produce (such as cheese, yoghurt, eggs)
  • hard fats and lard
  • tea bags and coffee grounds
  • fruit and vegetable peelings
  • cereals
  • bread and pastries
  • rice and pasta
  • stale and out of date foods (including ‘ready meals’, please remove packaging)
  • uneaten pet food
  • plate scrapings and lunchbox leftovers

No thanks:

  • any packaging, pots, punnets or plastic film (except for lining the inside of your caddy)
  • bio-degradable/compostable bags/packaging
  • bio-degradable/compostable cups
  • bio-degradable/compostable coffee pods
  • cardboard
  • paper (except for newspaper which can line your caddy)
  • liquids e.g. oils, fats, milk
  • dead animals
  • garden waste
  • animal bedding/litter
  • animal/pet faeces