Teknik- och fritidsförvaltningen Säffle Åmål

What sort of food can I put in my food waste bin?


To be able to sort your food waste you are provided brown recycling bags from us. It´s only the brown paper bag that you can throw in your food waste bin.

Examples of food you can sort out. 

  • Meat
  • Fish
  • Fruit and vegetables
  • Eggs and eggshells
  • Dairyproducts
  • Rice and pasta
  • Fishwaste and shellfish waste
  • Fruit and vegetable peelings
  • Bread, biscuits, cakes and buns
  • Sweets
  • Coffee and teagrounds with filters and bags
  • Wilted flowers and pot plants (not potting soil)