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What Goes in a Skip

What Goes in a Skip

Skips are versatile containers that can hold many types of waste.  For legal reasons though, there are some wastes we are unable to collect in a skip and need to be collected separately and/ or in different containers.

What can go in a skip

  • Wood
  • Plastics
  • Metals
  • Paper/ cardboard
  • Bricks
  • Rubble
  • Concrete
  • Non-contaminated soil
  • Garden waste

What can’t go in a skip

  • Fridges and freezers
  • Asbestos
  • Tyres
  • Batteries
  • Fluorescent tubes
  • Paints (inc. residue in paint tins)
  • Aerosols and gas canisters
  • Oil
  • Liquids
  • Contaminated soil