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Trafford Council to stop collecting green bins from Monday

By David Prior at

Trafford Council is to stop collecting green bins in response to the coronavirus outbreak, it has announced.

The local authority has announced the move with effect from this Monday, March 23rd. Grey, black and blue bins should be put out as normal – check the collection calendar here.

It said: “The Coronavirus has had an impact on our waste and recycling service which means we are currently unable to carry out all bin collections.

“Our staff will attempt to carry out as many collections as possible with priority given to grey, black and blue bins.”

It said that until further notice, food waste should be put in grey bins, and said that people who composted at home should continue to do so.