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Cobden Street Recycling Centre

Cobden Street Recycling Centre, Cobden Street, Salford, M6 6NA

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.

Due to ongoing essential maintenance, you may be redirected to another facility

The Recycling Centre for household waste and recycling is open as normal.

In February, 71% of the waste from Cobden Street Recycling Centre was recycled, composted or used for energy recovery.

Vehicles Under 2m

Opening Times

Mon – Sun 8am – 8pm

(Open as usual on Bank Holidays)

Closed on Christmas Day (25th December) and New Year’s Day (1st January)

Sort your waste and recycling before you visit, so you can easily put it in the right container.

Using a hire vehicle?

Take your hire vehicle documents with you when you visit.

Contact Details

07881 385059

Vehicles under 2m - What can I take to the Recycling Centre?

Batteries

Fluorescent tubes

Fridges and freezers

Large electrical items

Small electrical items

Print cartridges

TV and monitors

Hardcore and rubble

Timber and wood

Car batteries

Engine oil

Tyres

Scrap metal

Aerosol can

Aerosols

Foil and foil trays

Food tins and drink cans

Glass bottles and jars

Plastic bottles

Cardboard boxes

Paper and shredded paper

Garden waste

Media (Books, CDs and DVDs)

Cooking oil

Clothes and textiles

Paint and paint cans

Gas bottles

Household chemicals

General waste

Vehicles Over 2m

Opening Times

Mon – Sun 8am – 6pm

(Open as usual on Bank Holidays)

Closed on Christmas Day (25th December) and New Year’s Day (1st January)

Due to ongoing essential maintenance, you may be redirected to another facility.

Alternative facilities:

Reliance Street in Newton Heath

Salford Road in Bolton

Arkwright Street in Oldham

Chichester Street in Rochdale

Bayley Street in Stalybridge

Longley Lane in Sharston

 

Entrance

Due to the height barrier you will not be able to access the Recycling Centre. Please use the weighbridge entrance where council and high-sided vehicles go.

Important information before you visit

Personal protective equipment

From Saturday 1st June, personal protective equipment must be worn when recycling or disposing of waste at Bayley Street via the weighbridge entrance.

Please wear sensible footwear. On arrival, stay in your vehicle and speak with a member of staff who will provide the appropriate personal protective equipment for you to wear.

Take a proof of address (print or online)

You will need to take your most recent council tax bill or utility bill – gas, electric or landline telephone relating to the property where the waste is from.  Mobile phone bills and driver’s licence are not accepted.

Using a hire vehicle?

Take your hire vehicle documents with you.

Vehicles over 2m - What can I take to the Recycling Centre?

Batteries

Fluorescent tubes

Fridges and freezers

Large electrical items

Small electrical items

TV and monitors

Car batteries

Tyres

Hardcore and rubble

Plasterboard

Scrap metal

Foil and foil trays

Food tins and drink cans

Glass bottles and jars

Cardboard boxes

Paper and shredded paper

Plastic bottles

Garden waste

Gas bottles

Asbestos

Carcasses

Household chemicals

Sharps

Fire extinguishers

General waste

Vehicles over 2m - What can I take to the Recycling Centre?

Batteries

Fluorescent tubes

Fridges and freezers

Large electrical items

Small electrical items

TV and monitors

Car batteries

Tyres

Hardcore and rubble

Plasterboard

Scrap metal

Foil and foil trays

Food tins and drink cans

Glass bottles and jars

Cardboard boxes

Paper and shredded paper

Plastic bottles

Garden waste

Gas bottles

Asbestos

Carcasses

Household chemicals

Sharps

Fire extinguishers

General waste

Vehicles under 2m - What can I take to the Recycling Centre?

Batteries

Fluorescent tubes

Fridges and freezers

Large electrical items

Small electrical items

Print cartridges

TV and monitors

Hardcore and rubble

Timber and wood

Car batteries

Engine oil

Tyres

Scrap metal

Aerosol can

Aerosols

Foil and foil trays

Food tins and drink cans

Glass bottles and jars

Plastic bottles

Cardboard boxes

Paper and shredded paper

Garden waste

Media (Books, CDs and DVDs)

Cooking oil

Clothes and textiles

Paint and paint cans

Gas bottles

Household chemicals

General waste

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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.

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