The outside bin - why it could be a problem
Cleaning the outside bin
Invest in a good, strong rubbish bin with a lid. In South Africa, these can be obtained from local municipalities. Municipalities empty these rubbish bins regularly – at least once a week. Always use refuse bags, which you tie up before removing them, to avoid food waste spilling into the bin. Even with a liner, bins get dirty. So, clean them out with hot water and strong household detergent at regular intervals.