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Cheltenham Borough

Metals - Aluminium & Steel

Where it is taken?

Metals collected at the kerbside are split into aluminium and steel before being sent to various locations in the UK for recycling. 

See below the percentage breakdown of where the metals are currently sent:


  • 50% 50% Printwaste Recycling, Unit 6, The Aerodrome, Stoke Road, Stoke Orchard, Cheltenham, Great Britain, GL52 7RS.
  • 50% City Metals Recycling Midlands Yard, Union Road, West Bromwich, Birmingham, Great Britain, B70 9DR


  • 100% GLJ Recycling - 31 Wimbourne Road, Barry Dock, Barry CF63 3DH

What happens to it?

All of the metals are recycled into new products.

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End products

Recycled metal products.

Page updated: 15/11/2022 Page updated by: Gloucestershire County Council

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