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Waste and recycling

All you need to know about rubbish – when to put your bins out, where to go with your worn-out fridge, how to recycle used batteries and how to order a wheelie bin.

Your rubbish and recycling collections are changing

Learn more about the big changes coming in October.

Large items, furniture, white goods and electricals

What to do with items that are not part of the kerbside collection.

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New food waste bins delivered to Lewisham residents

The first of 80,000 food waste bins were delivered to Lewisham residents this week ahead of big changes to waste collection services in two months' time.

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