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See what happens to your waste and recycling

Go behind the scenes

Find out how your waste from home is recycled, made into compost or even turned into electricity!

Visits are FREE for all school, university and community groups in Greater Manchester (excluding Wigan).

For more information or to book a visit, please contact the education team on 0161 778 7109.

Due to popular demand, please be aware that you may need to book up to a term in advance.

 Free tours

Join us on a free tour of our waste and recycling facilities.  See how your recycling is sorted and how your waste is turned into electricity.  Book your place today!

Salford Road Solar Farm

Date: Tuesday 30th April, 2019

Time: 11:00 am until 12:00 pm

See how sunlight is converted into electricity! Here’s your chance to visit the largest public sector owned solar farm in the North West.....

Date: Tuesday 17th September, 2019

Time: 12:30 pm until 1:30 pm

See your recycling in action! Ever wondered what happens to your recycling after it has been collected? Here’s your chance to go behin....

Date: Tuesday 17th September, 2019

Time: 6:00 pm until 8:00 pm

See your recycling in action! Ever wondered what happens to your recycling after it has been collected? Here’s your chance to go behin....

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