General recyclables

A cost-effective way to improve sustainability

Our responsible recycling processes are designed to achieve maximum recovery and reuse for all your waste – diverting your waste from landfill saves your company money.

We are able to accept and process – end-to-end with collection available – a wide variety of waste, including mixed loads containing:

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Paper and cardboard – baled and loose

  • Corrugated cardboard
  • Tubes/cores
  • Printed material
  • Paper cups
  • Shredded paper
  • Packaging waste
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Metal – all ferrous and non-ferrous metals

  • Steel cans
  • Foil/trays
  • Aluminium cans
  • Stainless
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Paper and cardboard – baled and loose

  • Corrugated cardboard
  • Tubes/cores
  • Printed material
  • Paper cups
  • Shredded paper
  • Packaging waste
N

Metal – all ferrous and non-ferrous metals

  • Steel cans
  • Foil/trays
  • Aluminium cans
  • Stainless
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Plastics and films – see below

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Glass

Accepted plastics

PETE/PET (Polyethylene Terephthalate) e.g. water/drinks bottles.

HDPE (High Density Polyethylene) e.g. detergent bottles, caps, bags.

V/PVC (Polyvinylchloride) e.g. food wrap, signs.

LDPE (Low Density Polyethylene) e.g. bottles, bags, food wrap.

PP (Polypropylene) e.g. food trays, films, ketchup bottles.

PS (Polystyrene) e.g. packaging, egg cartons, yoghurt pots.

OTHER/O (including Polycarbonate/Bisphenol A) A catch-all for other plastics.

PETE/PET (Polyethylene Terephthalate) e.g. water/drinks bottles.

HDPE (High Density Polyethylene) e.g. detergent bottles, caps, bags.

V/PVC (Polyvinylchloride) e.g. food wrap, signs.

LDPE (Low Density Polyethylene) e.g. bottles, bags, food wrap.

PP (Polypropylene) e.g. food trays, films, ketchup bottles.

PS (Polystyrene) e.g. packaging, egg cartons, yoghurt pots.

OTHER/O (including Polycarbonate/Bisphenol A) A catch-all for other plastics.

PETE/PET (Polyethylene Terephthalate) e.g. water/drinks bottles.

V/PVC (Polyvinylchloride) e.g. food wrap, signs.

PP (Polypropylene) e.g. food trays, films, ketchup bottles.

HDPE (High Density Polyethylene) e.g. detergent bottles, caps, bags.

LDPE (Low Density Polyethylene) e.g. bottles, bags, food wrap.

PS (Polystyrene) e.g. packaging, egg cartons, yoghurt pots.

OTHER/O (including Polycarbonate/Bisphenol A) A catch-all for other plastics.

Food contaminated waste

We are specialists in difficult and food contaminated waste such as films, glass and plastic bottles and jars, with 100% of the organic fractions recovered being used to help create green energy in our on-site anaerobic digestion (AD) plant.

How it works

General recyclables – Recycling process: palletised product

Palletised product collected or delivered, ready for de-packaging processes.

General recyclables – Recycling process: cardboard separated

Cardboard separated ready for shredding/baling and final recycling.

General recyclables – Recycling process: films and outer packaging

Films and other plastic outer packaging separated ready for further processing.

General recyclables – Recycling process: de-packaged product

De-packaged product is processed through our screening and shredding facility.

General recyclables – Recycling process: organic fractions recovered

Organic fractions recovered and prepared ready for use in our AD plant.

General recyclables – Recycling process: product containers destroyed

Product containers destroyed ready for granulation or other processes.

This is just one example of our complete recycling process – all materials are dealt with to the customer’s requirements and expectations.

If you require an experienced and trusted waste company to deal with all your organics, food and bio-degradable liquids and solids, then get in touch today to discuss your requirements.

Tel: +44 (0) 1977 689844

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