The rules regarding Plasterboard Disposal

Do you know the rules regarding plasterboard disposal?

In 2009 The Environment Agency changed its guidelines regarding the disposal of plasterboard, although a non-hazardous waste it can no longer be disposed of in mixed waste streams.

Every individual and business must ensure that if they have plasterboard waste, it is disposed of appropriately according to the Environment Agency positioning statement, which can be viewed here. In summary these guidelines state that it is a legal requirement for plasterboard waste to be separated from other waste types and suitably treated.

Permitted plasterboard disposal

Commercial Recycling have sites that accommodate for plasterboard disposal.

Our recycling centres in Wimborne, Dorset and Evercreech, Somerset have facilities to take plasterboard waste in various sized loads from just a few KGs to multiple tonnes.

To find out more about our Wimborne Recycling Centre please call 01202 331560 or to find out more about our Somerset Waste Recycling Facility call 01749 830889.

Low cost disposal of plasterboard in Dorset and Somerset

At Commercial Recycling we are committed to providing cost effective plasterboard disposal solutions for businesses and individuals across Dorset and Somerset. We work extremely hard to ensure all our sites are efficient and offer users a quick and professional service.

What to do if you can’t transport your plasterboard waste?

We have a strong working relationship with a number of waste collection companies who can offer plasterboard skip hire. For contact details of local reputable organisations please contact us.

If a skip is not appropriate for your requirements, we would recommend trying Easy Bag who offer an alternative waste removal service in the form of skip bags. Skip bags that are purchased from Easy Bag can hold  up to 1 tonne of waste and a number of waste streams are accepted. Plasterboard waste collection skip bags are available so you don’t have to worry about disposing of the waste, just fill the bag and they will come and take it away.

If you require a plasterboard waste removal service in the BH postcode area or you would like further information please contact 01202 810935 or visit the Easy Bag website.

To learn more about the plasterboard disposal facilities offered by Commercial Recycling please contact our Hazardous Waste Coordinator on 01202 331560.

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