Please remember to pre-book your visit to our Household Recycling Centres

Everyone visiting the Household Recycling Centres are required to pre-book their visit.
This is to minimise queues and congestion on site and to help keep everybody safe.

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Amber warning for hot weather from Wednesday 10th August at the HRC's

We are monitoring the weather forecasts for this week and we may need to close our HRCs early afternoon if temperatures are too high for the site staff to safely operate in, so we advise you make your booking as early in the day as possible.  We will update any changes here and on Gloucestershire County Council social media as soon as possible.


Light Bulbs 

Where is it taken?

Light bulbs and fluorescent lighting tubes are taken to Balcan Lights in Lincolnshire where they are processed for recycling. 

What happens to it?

The lightbulbs are recycled with a zero to landfill policy at Balcan Lights. The metals and glass are separated and recycled ready to made into new products. 

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Recycled metals & glass.

Page updated: 09/02/2022 Page updated by: Gloucestershire County Council

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