There's plenty you can recycle in your blue bin

The surprising things you can - and can't - put in your Chesterfield recycling bin

If you've been putting your empty crisp packets in the blue bin, you've been doing it wrong all these years

Here's what else you can - and can't - recycle in the blue bins if you're a Chesterfield Borough Council resident. For more details on the council's bin collections and recycling, click here

YES: Drinks cans and food tins
YES: Drinks cans and food tins
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NO: Crisp packets and wrappers
NO: Crisp packets and wrappers
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YES: Empty plastic food trays and punnets e.g. raw meat trays, fruit punnets
YES: Empty plastic food trays and punnets e.g. raw meat trays, fruit punnets
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NO: Plastic film e.g. bubble wrap, magazine wrapping, lids from food trays
NO: Plastic film e.g. bubble wrap, magazine wrapping, lids from food trays
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