We can accept most non-hazardous waste in our skips, (ie wood, furniture, garden waste, toys, brick-a-brac, clothes, builders waste, rubble, soil, garden waste, packaging to name just a few).
There are a few exceptions – some of which we are unable to accept, and some we can, but with an additional charge (please ensure you notify us at time of booking, or prior to collection).
Mattresses – £30.00+VAT per unit
Large Upholstered Seating – Sofas, Armchairs, Sofabed, Futons – £50.00+VAT per unit
Small Upholstered Seating – Kitchen/Dining Room Chairs, Stools & Footstools, Home/Office Chairs, Beanbags, Floor & Sofa Cushions – £25.00+VAT per unit
Domestic Fridges / Freezers / Air Con Units – £45.00+VAT per unit
Commercial Fridges / Freezers / Air Con Units – Price on Application
TV’s / Monitors / Computer Screens – £25.00+VAT per unit
Tyres – £10.00+VAT per unit (car/van); £25.00+VAT per unit (truck); Agricultural – Price on Application
Digger Tracks / Rubber Matting – Price on Application
Tree Roots / Logs / Stumps – Price on Application
Food Waste – Not Acceptable
Paint – Not Acceptable (though we can take old paint tins if they are solid / dried out)
Liquids of any kind – ie Chemicals/fuels/solvents/cleaning fluids/oils – Not Acceptable
Containers that have previously contained flammable substances (ie fuel, oils, gas, solvents etc) – Not Acceptable
Fireworks / Explosives – Not Acceptable
Batteries – Not Acceptable – Please also ensure that all batteries are removed from any items – ie toys, remotes etc
Plasterboard – A small amount only can be taken in a mixed waste skip, but must be bagged, and easy for our operatives to separate from the rest of the waste. Please ensure you notify the office if you wish to place any in the skip. If you have a larger amount, you will need a dedicated collection for this material, which we can supply a skip or bulk bag for.
Special, difficult or hazardous waste of any kind – including potentially hazardous waste wood – Not Acceptable
Asbestos / Fibreboard – Not Acceptable
Corrugated Roofing Sheets – Not Acceptable
Gas Bottles / Canisters / Aerosols – Not acceptable (even if empty)
Clinical / Medical Waste – Not Acceptable
Fluorescent Tubes – Not Acceptable