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

Whetstone waste site closure

Whetstone recycling site is closed until further notice due to a fire nearby -  see alternative waste sites

We're sorry for any inconvenience.

  • Vehicles are allowed access to the site up to 5 minutes before closing time (at peaks times this may be increased)
  • All vehicles must be off-site by closing time
  • Pedestrian access is not permitted at this site
  • When this site is closed on Tuesdays and Wednesdays, Oadby is open. 

This site recycles:

Asbestos (Charges apply)(Permit needed)Mobile Phones
BatteriesPaint (Permit needed)
Car batteriesPaper
CardboardPlasterboard (Charges apply)
CartonsPlastic Bottles
ChipboardPlastics
ClothesScrap metal
Cooking oilShoes
Flat Glass (Charges apply)Small appliances
Fluorescent tubesTapes and discs
FoilTV and monitors
Food tins and drink cansUsed engine oil
Fridges and FreezersWhite Goods
Garden wasteWood
Glass 
Household waste 

Low energy bulbs

This site does not accept:

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

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