Bins and recycling news
Published on 11 Feb 2019
The council is reminding residents that the deadline for signing up for the full garden waste collection service is fast approaching.
Published on 21 Jan 2019
FCC Environment, which has been contracted to construct and deliver a state-of-the-art energy-from-waste plant serving Edinburgh and Midlothian, marks the project's good progress.
Published on 7 Jan 2019
Residents will be receiving letters this week (week beginning Monday 7 January) explaining how to sign up and pay for the council’s new charged garden waste collection service.
Published on 18 Dec 2018
The council has approved a proposal to stop providing free food waste caddy liners.
Published on 13 Nov 2018
Midlothian Council is introducing a charge for kerbside garden waste collections. Residents wishing to retain their brown bin collections will be charged £35 per bin from spring 2019.
Published on 14 Sep 2018
Trade waste and recycling will be accepted at Stobhill from 1 October 2018.
Published on 2 Jul 2018
From March 2019 residents will pay if they want their (garden waste) brown bin emptied. This charge covers the cost of collection and the treatment of their garden waste.
Published on 12 Jan 2018
It is only 15 months since the ground was broken at the site in Millerhill, Midlothian and over this time construction of the new state-of-the-art energy-from-waste plant has reached an advanced stage
Published on 10 Mar 2017
Stobhill Primary pupils Tegan, Zachary, Zoe and Brennan enjoyed a lesson with a difference recently when Bob the Blue Bin came along to share his top recycling tips.
Published on 3 Mar 2017
Councillors from Midlothian and The City of Edinburgh Councils paid a visit to the Zero Waste Parc in Millerhill.
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