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Collections Wednesday 5th August

If your street is listed here, we will do our best to get back to you, but staff availability may not make this possible. We apologise for any inconvenience this may causeIf you have coronavirus or suspect that you have coronavirus (temperature over 38C and persistent cough) please ensure that you double-bag all used tissues or disposable wipes and store them for 72 hours (3 days) before putting them in your household rubbish bin. It will protect our staff and enable us to run our services.

Collections Wednesday 5th August
Household rubbish: If your street is listed here, we will do our best to get back to you, but staff availability may not make this possible. We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

Inglewood Drive - No Access due to parked cars

Recycling: If your street is listed here, we will do our best to get back to you, but staff availability may not make this possible. We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause

Abbots Way, Chantry Road, Chervil Close, Dartmouth Avenue (1-21; 2-18), Langdale Road, Tansey Way, The Grove, Valley View - Operational Issues

Garden waste: If your street is listed here, we will do our best to get back to you, but staff availability may not make this possible. We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause

Completed

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Disposal of used tissues and disposable wipes:
If you have coronavirus or suspect that you have coronavirus (temperature over 38C and persistent cough) please ensure that you double-bag all used tissues or disposable wipes and store them for 72 hours (3 days) before putting them in your household rubbish bin. It will protect our staff and enable us to run our services.

Collections Tuesday 4th August

If your street is listed here, we will do our best to get back to you, but staff availability may not make this possible. We apologise for any inconvenience this may causeIf you have coronavirus or suspect that you have coronavirus (temperature over 38C and persistent cough) please ensure that you double-bag all used tissues or disposable wipes and store them for 72 hours (3 days) before putting them in your household rubbish bin. It will protect our staff and enable us to run our services.

Collections Tuesday 4th August
Household rubbish: If your street is listed here, we will do our best to get back to you, but staff availability may not make this possible. We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

Completed

Recycling: If your street is listed here, we will do our best to get back to you, but staff availability may not make this possible. We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause

London Road (34-76), York Street (42-50) - Operational Issues

Moreton Parade - Water works, no access

Garden waste: If your street is listed here, we will do our best to get back to you, but staff availability may not make this possible. We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause

Complete

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Disposal of used tissues and disposable wipes:
If you have coronavirus or suspect that you have coronavirus (temperature over 38C and persistent cough) please ensure that you double-bag all used tissues or disposable wipes and store them for 72 hours (3 days) before putting them in your household rubbish bin. It will protect our staff and enable us to run our services.

Collections Monday 3rd August

If your street is listed here, we will do our best to get back to you, but staff availability may not make this possible. We apologise for any inconvenience this may causeIf you have coronavirus or suspect that you have coronavirus (temperature over 38C and persistent cough) please ensure that you double-bag all used tissues or disposable wipes and store them for 72 hours (3 days) before putting them in your household rubbish bin. It will protect our staff and enable us to run our services.

Collections Monday 3rd August
Household rubbish: If your street is listed here, we will do our best to get back to you, but staff availability may not make this possible. We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

Completed

Recycling: If your street is listed here, we will do our best to get back to you, but staff availability may not make this possible. We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause

Completed

Garden waste: If your street is listed here, we will do our best to get back to you, but staff availability may not make this possible. We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause

Complete

Follow us on Facebook @NewcastleunderLymeRecycles for information on our waste and recycling services

Disposal of used tissues and disposable wipes:
If you have coronavirus or suspect that you have coronavirus (temperature over 38C and persistent cough) please ensure that you double-bag all used tissues or disposable wipes and store them for 72 hours (3 days) before putting them in your household rubbish bin. It will protect our staff and enable us to run our services.

Disposal of used tissues and disposable wipes.

This is a short video to show residents how to safely dispose of their used tissues and disposable cloths/wipes during the current coronavirus outbreak.

 

 

Individuals with confirmed COVID-19 who have been assessed as suitable for self-isolation can store their personal waste (e.g.; used tissues and disposable cleaning cloths) securely within disposable bags. When appropriate, these bags should be removed and placed into another bag and securely tied or sealed and kept separate from other wastes. This must be stored for at least 72 hours before being put in your usual domestic or household rubbish bin. Other household rubbish can be disposed of as normal."

The principle behind this is that after 72 hours outside the body the virus is no longer viable and the relevant waste (suitably double bagged) can be put into household rubbish and collected as normal.

It is only the waste that is heavily contaminated, such as tissues that have been coughed in and cleaning cloths that may also be heavily contaminated that are required to be double bagged and quarantined for 72 hours, regular household rubbish and recycling should be treated as normal.

COVID-19: cleaning in non-healthcare settings - Public Health England

Food Waste

we will no longer be able to empty the green food waste caddies.  Until further notice you will need to put all your food waste, bagged, into your household rubbish bin.

 

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