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Kitchen caddies, compostable liners and garden waste sacks

Last Modified March 12, 2018

Kitchen caddies are available to put your food waste in before transferring to your green bin. Green caddy

These can be picked up free of charge from the following offices:

  • Aldenham Parish Council, The Radlett Centre, Aldenham Avenue, Radlett
  • Area Office, The Bushey Centre, High Street, Bushey
  • Area Office, The Wyllyotts Centre, Darkes Lane, Potters Bar
  • Civic Offices, Elstree Way, Borehamwood


Please see our contact page for details of opening hours. 

compostable linersYou can line your caddy with our compostable bags. Please note: our compostable bags with the Hertsmere logo on (pictured left) are the only bags we accept in the green bin. Plastic bags and other liners such as supermarket biodegradable or compostable bags cannot be accepted - they will be considered as contamination and your bin will not be emptied.




You can buy our compostable bags from the locations below - they cost £2.50 per roll of 52 (cheaper than any supermarket equivalents):

PRICE INCREASE: Please note that as of 1 April 2018 the price of a roll of compostable bags will be increasing to £2.60

  • Aldenham Parish Council, The Radlett Centre, Aldenham Avenue, Radlett   
  • Bushey Grove Leisure Centre, Aldenham Road, Bushey
  • Civic Office, Elstree Way, Borehamwood
  • The Venue, Elstree Way, Borehamwood 
  • Library and Community Centre, 96 Shenley Road, Borehamwood
  • The Wyllyotts Centre, Darkes Lane, Potters Bar
  • Furzefield Leisure Centre, Mutton Lane, Potters Bar


A garden waste sackGarden waste sacks

We do not provide extra green bins, however if you do have excess garden waste we have garden waste sacks available to purchase. These paper sacks can be bought from the same outlets as the compostable bags above and cost 50p per sack. The sacks are 75 litres and you can put a maximum of three out alongside your green bin on collection day.







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