All homes in Warwick district with a green garden and food waste collection can recycle all food waste using the green wheeled bin.

What food can I recycle in my green wheeled bin?

Plate scrapings
  • All uneaten food and plate scrapings
  • Dairy products
  • Cheese
  • Eggs
Bread and pastries
  • Bread
  • Cakes
  • Pastries
Meat and bones
  • Raw meat
  • Cooked meat
  • Bones 

Tea and coffee grounds

  • Tea bags
  • Coffee grounds 
Fruit and vegetables
  • Raw vegetables
  • Cooked vegetables
  • Whole fruit
  • Peelings
  • Fish
  • Cooked fish
  • Bones 
Rice, pasta and beans
  • Rice
  • Pasta
  • Beans 

Please do not put any of these in your green bin

CrossAny packaging



CrossOil or liquid fat

You can recycle your mouldy and out of date food, including ready meals removed from their packaging.

Please remember - If you already compost at home please keep composting your uncooked vegetable and fruit peelings in your compost bin or heap. For more information on how to start composting at home please visit