General waste

Most of our customers combine our general waste service with some or many recycling services. This includes mixed recycling, glass or food recycling. This ensures that your waste is segregated effectively. Helping you to meet current waste legislation requirements.

Whatever the size of your business, we have a total recycling and waste package that will suit your requirements.

One of our experienced team members will assess your business requirements. The number of bins required, the number of business locations, the type of waste and the number of collections needed. We will ensure the package is based on the individual needs of your business.

If you are interested in our general waste services, please contact our experienced team. Phone us on 01223 322799 or email us on

Acceptable Material – Light commercial waste and normally polystyrene, laminated plastic film. Sweepings and food contaminated tins/pots/trays.

Ellgia Recycling can collect your Plastics in a number of different container options. These are the sizes available:

Capacity Height Length Width Holds
240 Litre 1.10 Metre 0.75 Metre 0.58 Metre 4 bags
360 Litre 1.11 Metre 0.86 Metre 0.63 Metre 6 bags
660 Litre 1.30 Metre 0.72 Metre 1.26 Metre 10 bags
1100 Litre 1.40 Metre 1.00 Metre 1.26 Metre 16 bags
general waste