Avon and Somerset Police say they believe a body found at a wate recycling plant in Avonmouth is that of a man in his twenties.
Enquiries are ongoing into the circumstances surrounding the death and officers say they are keeping an 'open mind'.
Nine locations have been cordoned off around Bristol. All nine had bins collected from them this morning.
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