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Salford Road Recycling Centre

Salford Road Recycling Centre, Salford Road, Bolton, BL5 1DG

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.

In February, 76% of the waste from Salford Road Recycling Centre was recycled, composted or used for energy recovery.

Vehicles Under 2m

Opening Times

Mon – Sat 8am – 8pm

Sun and Bank Holidays 10am – 5pm

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 386585

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)

Clothes and textiles

Cooking oil

Paint and paint cans

Gas bottles

Household chemicals

General waste

Vehicles Over 2m

Opening Times

Mon – Sat 8am – 6pm

Sun and Bank Holidays 10am – 4pm

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

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 Salford Road 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

Engine oil

Tyres

Plasterboard

Hardcore and rubble

Timber and wood

Scrap metal

Aerosol can

Aerosols

Foil and foil trays

Food tins and drink cans

Glass bottles and jars

Plastic bottles

Garden waste

Paper and shredded paper

Cardboard boxes

Cooking oil

Media (Books, CDs and DVDs)

Clothes and textiles

Gas bottles

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

Engine oil

Tyres

Plasterboard

Hardcore and rubble

Timber and wood

Scrap metal

Aerosol can

Aerosols

Foil and foil trays

Food tins and drink cans

Glass bottles and jars

Plastic bottles

Garden waste

Paper and shredded paper

Cardboard boxes

Cooking oil

Media (Books, CDs and DVDs)

Clothes and textiles

Gas bottles

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)

Clothes and textiles

Cooking oil

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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