Trade Waste Help and Advice
Trade Waste Officers are available to help Aberdeenshire trade customers reduce costs by identifying waste needs and opportunities and share best practice advice on waste reduction.
To contact the Trade Waste Officers:
Call Wasteline on 0845 600 3 900 or
Please complete our online form if you are a business and would like us to contact you to discuss setting up a new trade waste/recycling service. We will get in touch as soon as possible.
Infrastructure Services (Waste Management),
Trade Waste Team,
Unit 7 Harlaw Industrial Estate,
There is a trade waste information pack that can be sent to you. Alternatively, the individual information sheets can be downloaded as pdf files from the list below.
- Information about the Trade Waste and Trade Recycling Service
- Trade Waste Frequently Asked Questions
- How to pay your invoice
- Trade Waste and Trade Recycling Service Containers
- Reduce your Business Waste
- Waste Collection and Recycling
Please note that the collection times listed in the information sheets above have changed. Please ensure that your bin(s) are out by 7am in the Central and South areas to ensure that they are out in time for collection.
Reduce your waste at work
Reducing your business waste at source and identifying recycling opportunities reduces the amount you have to spend on waste disposal. Reducing waste can add real value to your business and improve your bottom line. Our Trade Waste web pages have some handy tips on simple things you can do to Reduce Waste at Work.
Support for Aberdeenshire Business scheme
Aberdeenshire Council's Support for Aberdeenshire Buiness (SAB) scheme offers practical advice and discretionary financial assistance to Aberdeenshire businesses. Grants and loans include Sustainable Business Grants to encourage good practice, including installation of equipment.
Zero Waste Scotland
Zero Waste Scotland has a range of tools, advice, training and services to help businesses cut costs and operate in a sustainable manner.
The ZWS Business Resource Centre is a search tool that provides you with information on re-use and recycling services in your area. It also provides advice on how best to reduce you business costs through resource efficiency.
There is a £100k funding boost for small businesses to reduce waste. Find out more on the Zero Waste Scotland website.
The Green Business Partnership
The Green Business Partnership offers a range of core services, the principal aim of which is to make the Scottish economy more competitive.