Guide FAQ's on the service changes Show all parts of this guide Will we get more recycling containers? Can I place extra recycling out loose? How frequently will my rubbish be collected? Who do I contact if I am having difficulties with the new changes? Will I get a bigger rubbish bin? I already have a bigger bin, will you take this away? If you do what will happen if I still produce too much rubbish? Surely I should have been left with what I had? What about nappies or incontinence pads? I do recycle but the fact that you are collecting cardboard/mixed plastics will not help with the amount of rubbish I have. Why can’t you collect all plastics? Can I recycle takeaway food containers? Will my waste smell after 3 weeks? Do you have any tips to reduce waste? Where will the recycling go? Where will I put my recycling containers and grey wheeled bin? Where do I place the extra container that you will be giving me? How will I remember what to put out for collection and when? Is this to save money? Will you still collect clinical waste weekly? When will the other areas in the district have the same arrangement? Why couldn’t we carry on as we were but have larger or extra containers for recycling but stick to fortnightly landfill? What’s in it for me? Will my collection day change? What if I have a missed collection? I live in a flat – will I be affected? 12. Do you have any tips to reduce waste? Please see our website for a range of waste reducing tips.