October 6, 2017 WGmarketing

Where should I dispose of asbestos in Dorset?

Asbestos disposal in Dorset

The hazardous and harmful properties of asbestos mean that it must be handled, transported and disposed of safely at a fully licensed disposal facility in accordance with all appropriate legislation.  For further information on the regulations regarding asbestos disposal, please visit the HSE website.

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Where can I dispose of Asbestos?

Our fully licensed facility at Canford Recycling Centre in Wimborne, Dorset allows organisations, tradespeople and contractors to dispose of their asbestos waste in an efficient and safe manner. The location of the site at BH21 3BW also makes it ideal for businesses working Poole and Bournemouth.   

  • Canford Recycling Centre, Arena Way, Wimborne Dorset BH21 3BW
  • Tel: 01202 331560
  • Opening hours: 07:00 – 17:30 Monday – Friday and 07:00 – 12:00 on Saturdays

For more information on Canford Recycling Centre, view our dedicated blog post here.

If I am bringing the waste in, what do I need to know?

Asbestos waste is hazardous and therefore any individual bringing it to Canford Recycling Centre must ensure the following actions are completed.

  • All wastes must be double wrapped or bagged using a strong, 1000+ gauge plastic that can be sealed and has no holes.
  • The waste must be pre-booked in at least one day before being brought to Canford Recycling Centre.
  • A hazardous waste consignment note must be partially completed to enable it to be finished and signed when the load is tipped. *A member of our team can start this process once the load is pre-booked over the phone.

Please note asbestos waste disposed of at Canford Recycling Centre must be manually offloaded on site. Therefore we strongly recommend sheets of asbestos are individually wrapped and sealed bags of asbestos weigh no more than 25kg each.

What happens if I can’t or don’t want to transport the asbestos waste?

Commercial Recycling also offers an asbestos waste collection service in Poole, Bournemouth, all BH postcodes and surrounding areas. Depending on the requirements of the client we can provide an open or enclosed skip, rollonoff container or man and van service. For collection prices please call 01202 331560.

Further information on asbestos waste disposal at Canford Recycling Centre

If you require any further information about our asbestos waste disposal service, then please do not hesitate to get in contact with our experienced and friendly team on 01202 331560, or email us on enquiries@commercialrecycling.co.uk.


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