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240 litre wheelie bin service in Bolton

Businesses are required to follow strict legislation when it comes to waste management. Commercial waste builds up in any sector and can be made up of cardboard, waste paper, food packaging and more.

J Dickinson & Sons provide a range of commercial trade bins suitable for containing a small to larger scale amount of commercial waste, to keep your workspace and premises waste-free.

Our 240 litre bins are ideal for smaller businesses that generate smaller amounts of waste and/or have limited space.

Read on to find out more information about our 240 litre bins or contact us today to get a no obligation quote.

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What is commercial waste?

Commercial waste is considered to be any type of waste generated by a business. This can include retail packaging, food waste, paper, cardboard etc.

Businesses are liable for waste not being disposed of properly or responsibly, meaning that business owners can face hefty fines if they do not comply with legal requirements for waste management.

Commercial waste should not be placed into public bins or private domestic waste bins.

How big is the 240 litre wheelie bin?

A 240 litre bin is one of the most common waste containers primarily used for bin collections for a smaller business. Our 240 litre bins are spacious enough to accommodate a substantial amount of waste whilst also being extremely sturdy and durable.

Our 240 litre bins are designed to suit smaller-scale businesses and to contain smaller amounts of business waste. Made of environmentally friendly materials, these bins are ideal for workspaces with limited access or space.

How much can the 240 litre wheelie bin hold?

Our 240 litre bins can generally hold around three to four bags of waste. If your business tends to produce quite a bit of general waste and recyclable materials, our bin collection service is here to make life easier for you.

The 240 litre bin is the most common size for standard waste bins and you can arrange to have it emptied as regularly as suits you.

What can I put in the 240 litre bin?

Our 240 litre bins can contain all manner of waste types:

General waste

  • Dry mixed recycling
  • Food
  • Cardboard
  • Paper
  • Glass

240 litre bin dimensions

240 litre bin dimensions:

  • Length: 73cm
  • Height: 105.5.cm
  • Width: 57.5cm

The benefits of our 240 litre bins

Our 240 litre bins are designed with sturdy handles to allow for easy access as well as a rear handle to move the bin from one location to another.

240 litre bins are the most popular wheelie bin size for smaller businesses and offices.


Our bin collection service is extremely convenient, allowing you the flexibility of arranging collections at times that suit you, whether that be on a weekly or fortnightly basis.

No hidden costs

J Dickinson & Sons provides a bin collection service with no hidden costs. You simply fill your bin, we will schedule your waste collection each week or every two weeks and we will come and pick it up. It’s as straightforward and stress-free as that.

240 litre bin collections by area

J Dickinson & Sons provides bin collections services in Bolton and across Greater Manchester. If your area is on the list, contact us to get a quote.

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Why choose J Dickinson & Sons for your wheelie bin service?

J Dickinson & Sons provide specialist waste management services across the North West, helping communities to keep waste levels down and help the environment. We have a strong green commitment which is why we invest so much into our impressive 17-acre on site facilities.

We offer flexible, regular bin collection slots to work around a time that conveniences you on a weekly or fortnightly basis. On top of that, we do not impose any hidden costs or charges for our bin collection service nor will you find yourself having to commit to a lengthy contract.

Our bin collection service aims to make waste collection easy, affordable and convenient for all.

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Frequently asked questions

How many litres is a standard wheelie bin?

Most domestic bins usually range in size between 60 and 240 litres. The average council bin is 240 litres.

What are examples of commercial waste?

Commercial waste will typically consist of any waste produced by and on business premises. Commercial waste can consist of recyclable materials such as general waste, cardboard and plastics, packaging and food waste.

How often do you collect?

We offer twice weekly, weekly or fortnightly collections across the waste streams we collect.

What time will my bin get emptied?

A scheduled collection day will be confirmed to you. We are unable to give specific times the bin will be emptied due to traffic, but we will always work to any individual requirements of your business.

What day will my bin get emptied?

A day will be confirmed to you ahead of you’re account being set up and your bin being delivered

Where do I leave my bin?

Please leave the bin outside the property with easy access and not causing an obstruction.

Do you provide collection schedules for each area?

Yes, we can provide a full monthly schedule of collections, along with the type of waste streams we will be collecting on each day.

Are your wheelie bins eco-friendly?

Our wheelie bins are made using environmentally friendly materials and are also recyclable.

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