MK Council have asked residents to be careful when recycling food waste.
Did you know that even the smallest amount of food in your recycling sacks can spoil the rest of the recyclables?
On the MK Council website they quote, ''Most people are putting at least one thing they shouldn’t into their recycling. Please remember, just because something is recyclable does not mean we can recycle it in Milton Keynes.''
If you are unsure on what you can and can't recycle, please click here to find out more.