What am I not allowed to put into the Skip and why?

In line with government waste directives for the treatment of potentially hazardous waste we are not able to handle the following waste items as they require specialist processing:

  • Substances hazardous to health such as toxic or corrosive materials or liquids
  • Any liquids of any kind whether contained or not
  • Cans, drums or other containers of any kind unless they are empty and crushed: so incapable of carrying any liquid
  • Medical waste of animal carcasses of any kind or quantity
  • Any other material not listed above, which is considered unsuitable for containment e.g. malodorous waste

Along with…

  • Fridges/Freezers
  • Tyres
  • Paint Cans
  • TV’s/Monitors
  • Asbestos
  • Clinical/Medical Waste
  • Florescent Tubes
  • Solvents
  • Liquids
  • Oil
  • Batteries
  • Plasterboard
  • Hazardous/Toxic Material

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