Our Education Centres

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

Visits are FREE for all schools and community groups in Greater Manchester.

For more information or to book a visit, please call the education team on 0161 778 7109 or send us an email.

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

Salford Road Solar Farm
Visit our Solar Farm and see how sunlight is converted into electricity to help power our facilities....
See how general waste from Bolton is turned into electricity to power 14,000 homes. A visit inclu....
See how recycling is sorted from over a million homes. A visit includes: A  tour of the Material....


Important information about building and DIY waste

Any waste produced by tradespeople or builders you hired to carry out improvements, repair or alterations to your home is classed as business waste and can’t be disposed of at any of our Recycling Centres. Always ask a tradesperson to include waste disposal in their quote. If you are recycling or disposing of business waste, visit the business waste page.

Recycle for Greater Manchester