Recycling Centres are now open 8am to 8pm, 7 days a week*

Sites are experiencing high volumes of traffic, please plan your visit.

Please follow the below guidelines when visiting:

  • follow social distancing measures when on site
  • wear a face covering to protect yourself, staff, and other users
  • plan your visit, weekdays are less busy
  • sort waste and recycling before your visit to minimise time on site
  • expect queues
  • all recycling containers are open
  • wash your hands before and after your visit

*Find your nearest site for further details

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Salford Road Solar Farm

We are currently not taking any bookings to our Education Centres – Why not book a virtual session instead?

We hope to start tours and visits again soon so please have a look to plan for a future visit.


Visit our Solar Farm and see how sunlight is converted into electricity to help power our facilities and help towards our carbon reduction targets

A visit includes:

  • An hour tour of the Solar Farm
  • See how sunlight is being used to generate electricity
  • Find out how the site fits in with the waste contract in Greater Manchester
  • Find out what happens in the adjacent composting facility and Recycling Centre

Visits are suitable for:

  • Further Education groups studying environmental and STEM subjects (Years 12 and 13)
  • Higher Education students
  • Adult community groups

Consideration will also be made for groups to visit from subject specific Key Stage 4 (High School) groups as appropriate

Centre Information

Address

Salford Road

Bolton

BL5 1DG

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