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Commercial waste and recycling

Details of our trade waste collection services for local businesses

Our service offer for local businesses

  • A six day collection where viable
  • A full range of Eurobin containers at very competitive rates
  • Evening collection services (Lancaster city centre only)
  • Flexible billing arrangements
  • Friendly, efficient staff who deal with all aspects of trade refuse

About our trade waste collection and recycling services

For a simple guide to your business waste duty of care, see the Duty of Care Compliance - Right Waste, Right Place website.

Purchasing trade waste and recycling sacks and labels

Trade sacks and labels are available  for delivery in multiples of 50 for smaller businesses or those with limited space. 

To order for delivery:

A delivery charge applies for orders of 50 of either type. For orders of more than 50 delivery is free.

What we collect

  • We offer a comprehensive, reliable mixed recyclables collection service within the district
  • This includes cardboard, plastic bottles, plastic film and bags, bubble wrap, waste paper, newspaper, magazines, books with covers removed, tins and cans
  • Glass bottles and jars can be collected from Eurobin containers only - we cannot collect glass in sacks

Where we collect

  • Collection is available in most locations throughout the district.

How we collect

  • A full range of Eurobin containers can be offered from 360 litres to 1280 litres.
  • For smaller businesses and those with less space, recycling labels can be used for cardboard, and clear recycling sacks for mixed recyclables.
  • Recycling labels can also be used for plastic film/bags/bubble wrap, which should be squashed and bundled.

Cages that are owned by business (not provided by the council) should be flat packed with cardboard.  

Eurobin container
A Eurobin container as used for trade waste

Eurobin features and benefits

A Eurobin container means that rubbish does not need to be left on the floor. This creates a better impression for your customers and allows you to fulfil your duty of care obligations.

Most containers have a close fitting hinged lid that can be securely locked to keep smells in and vermin out.

Contact us

For more information on the services we provide, or for a free, no obligation Eurobin quotation, please contact us.

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