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Whetstone Recycling and Household Waste Site

Whetstone is one of 14 recycling and household waste sites in Leicestershire

Vehicles are allowed access to the site up to 5 minutes before closing time and all vehicles must be off-site by closing time.

This site recycles:

  • Asbestos (Permit needed)
  • Batteries 
  • Car batteries 
  • Cardboard 
  • Cartons 
  • Chipboard 
  • Clothes 
  • Cooking oil
  • Flat Glass
  • Fluorescent tubes
  • Foil
  • Food tins and drink cans
  • Fridges and Freezers
  • Garden waste (Restrictions apply)
  • Glass
  • Household waste (Restrictions apply)
  • Low energy bulbs
  • Mobile Phones
  • Paint
  • Paper
  • Plasterboard
  • Plastic Bottles
  • Plastics
  • Scrap metal
  • Shoes
  • Small appliances
  • Spectacles
  • Tapes and discs
  • TV and monitors
  • Used engine oil
  • White Goods
  • Wood

If you are disposing of a restricted item, you may need a garden and household waste permit  

This site does not accept the following:

For more information see How do I dispose of...  

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