Whitehead County Antrim Northern Ireland
Residents have 2 wheelie bins, one for domestic rubbish (black or grey) and one for garden waste (brown). These are emptied fortnightly, on a rotating basis. The black (grey) bin is collected one week and the brown bin the following week. Bins should be left out by 8am on collection day.
Residents have 2 recycling boxes, one red, one black. These are collected weekly by Bryson House, who operate the recycling facilities on behalf of the council, on the same day as the waste collection. Bins should be left out by 7am on collection day. To order a free replacement or additional box telephone 028 9084 8494 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Blackhead car park, Whitehead (bottles, cans, paper, textiles)
Sullatober depot Carrickfergus (bottles, cans, paper, textiles, waste oil, car batteries, green waste, tyres, gas cylinders, waste cooking oil, electrical goods, computer / tv monitors)
From 16th October 2009, food waste can be put into the brown bin, along with garden waste.
Bin lorry available in Whitehead (Blackhead) car park Wednesdays 5.30 to 7.30pm
Batteries can now be recycled
From summer 2009, all household batteries can be recycled in your red recycling box., including AA and AAA button batteries, size C and D and any laptop and mobile phone batteries.
Put them in a clear plastic bag, eg a sandwich or freezer bag. Seal the bag and put in the red recycling box. Please, no loose batteries.
All household batteries can be recycled, including both rechargeable and non-
NO CAR BATTERIES in the red box -