Erewash Borough Council’s brown bin garden waste collections restart this week in the Long Eaton and south area.
A council spokesman said: “Residents are reminded that only garden waste must now be put out for collection in brown bins.
“Anyone who has been using the brown bin for their recyclable waste over the winter months must now return to using their green bags or blue bins.”
Garden waste collections start in Ilkeston and the north of the borough next week (March 2).
The south zone of Erewash covers the areas of Long Eaton, Draycott, Sandiacre, Sawley, Borrowash, Risley and Breaston.
The north zone covers Ockbrook, Stanton-by-Dale, Dale Abbey, Breadsall, Morley, Ilkeston, Stanley, Cotmanhay, Kirk Hallam, West Hallam, Stanley Common and Little Eaton.