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.


Newspapers and magazines

Where it is taken?

Smiths (Gloucester) Ltd, Moreton Valance

What happens to it?

Mixed paper will be securely stored on site within the transfer shed within a dedicated storage bay. When sufficient material (a full bay) is available, the mixed paper will be sold either via a fully licenced and vetted waste broker or direct to a recycling facility (paper mill) within the UK, primarily in Leicestershire.

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