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Commercial Recycling Centre

We aim to provide a cost efficient option for small and medium enterprises to dispose of recycling and trade waste.

 

This will help to increase the amount of commercial waste diverted from landfill by encouraging traders to recycle and will also help to reduce the potential for household recycling centres being used unlawfully to dispose of commercial waste.

 

Who can use the service?

The service is available to all commercial businesses, but particularly targeted at small and medium enterprises, the building and construction industry, landlords and local businesses.


Debit and Credit card payments can only be used at the Bessemer Close site.

Business account holders with Cardiff Council can use both Lamby Way and Bessemer Close sites.



What waste and recycling items are accepted?


  • General Waste
  • Mixed recycling
  • Garden waste
  • Hardcore
  • Wood
  • Cardboard
  • Plasterboard
  • Metal

 

Traders are encouraged to separate as much trade waste as possible prior to visiting the Commercial Recycling Centre.

 

How much does it cost?

Material Stream

Price per tonne (excluding VAT)

Minimum Charge (excluding VAT)

General waste

£135

250kg - ​£33.75

Green/Garden waste

£60*

​250kg - £15

Hardcore & Rubble

£30*

​250kg - £7.50

Mineral Oils

£400

​250kg - £100

Treated Wood

£85*

​250kg - £21.25

Mixed Recycling

£85*

​250kg - £21.25

Plasterboard

£90*

​250kg - £22.50

Cardboard

Free*

​Free

Scrap Metal

Free*

​Free

Fridges - commercial

£80 (per unit)

Fridges - residential

£15 (per unit)

Tyres

£90*

​250kg - £22.50
​Vehicle Weigh-in service ​£20 per vehicle ​​


All prices exclude VAT.

*please note charges may alter due to market values.


 

How to use the service

 

Step 1
Weigh on at the Weighbridge and declare your waste type.


Step 2
Go to tip off point as directed by staff and off-load (please note that your waste will be inspected to ensure you are off-loading the waste you have declared).


Step 3
Proceed to weigh off and process paperwork.


Step 4
Pay for the waste deposited using a debit card or credit card and leave site.
As a trader you will be required to hold a waste carriers licence.


Find out about your legal obligations​​​​​​​​​Link opens in a new window and requirements to ensure that your waste is disposed of correctly. You can also find some helpful hints and tips​​​​​​​​​​​Link opens in a new window in our FAQs. 

Opening Times

We are open:

Monday to Friday 7am - 3:30pm

Saturday 7am - 12:30pm

Bank Holidays - Closed

The site is closed on Sundays.

Last entry to the centre is 15 minutes before closing.​

How to find us

174820.625:316414.98046875|CivicAmenityDepots


Bessemer Close

Cardiff

CF11 8XH


For more information on using the Commercial Recycling Centre, please contact us.

                 


Tel: 029 2087 2087

 

  

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