Recycling and Waste
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- Household Waste Recycling Centres and Recycling Points
- Household Waste Recycling Centre (HWRC) opening times
- Special uplifts and charges
- How to buy a discounted home compost bin or green cone
- Missed Collections
- Additional bins and Assisted Collections
- What happens to your recycling
- Disposal of Asbestos from Domestic Properties
- Collection points for free extra recycling containers
Refuse & Recycling Services information in Chinese, Latvian, Lithuanian, Polish, Portuguese, Russian and Thai.
If you would like to book a Special Uplift of bulky items, buy a Wheeled Refuse Bin, request a free Recycling Container for Recycling, report a Missed Collection or a problem relating to litter or street cleansing please call the Wasteline.
Wasteline Number: 0845 600 3 900
Our Waste Team are available to deal with your enquiry, Monday to Friday from 8.00 am to 6.00 pm, except public holidays.
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Updates on missed collections or service changes are on our Facebook page
Open session at Turriff Library - 5th March 2014
An Area Waste Officer will be at Turriff Library from 1000 to 1200 on Wednesday morning to answer your questions about the new food waste and recycling services.
New recycling and food waste collections
New recycling and food waste collection services have now started in the north west of Aberdeenshire, will start in march 2014 in the north east and will be rolled out to all areas through till Spring 2015.
Ttemporary Garden Waste Facilities will restart for the season from Saturday 19 April 2014 at various locations and times throughout Aberdeenshire.
Aberdeenshire Council supports the Clean Up Scotland campaign with Clean Up Aberdeenshire
Clean Up Scotland is the new national campaign led by Keep Scotland Beautiful, that started in 2013. It will be a year-round mass-engagement campaign that aims to encourage one million people to get involved in a whole number of ways.
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.
Convenient places to take small electrical items for recycling in addition to Household Waste Recycling Centres.
Changes to the way that waste and recycling are collected were approved at a full meeting of Aberdeenshire Council on Thursday 17 January. The new scheme is designed to help the council meet the Scottish Government’s Zero Waste targets.
Full story (published 17/1/13)
Our new Recycling and Waste Facebook page is now live. Visit now to find out more about what Aberdeenshire Council's Recycling and Waste Service is doing and for you to ask questions and give us comments.