In October 2007, Veolia was awarded a 27 year contract by the Shropshire Waste Partnership (now Shropshire Council) to provide improved waste and recycling services for residents.
For enquiries about your local waste and recycling services, please contact the Customer Services Centre on: 0345 678 9007 or visit www.recycleforshropshire.com.
Residents in Shropshire have their recyclable waste and their residual waste collected on alternate weeks.
Reduce, reuse, recycle
Recycling is just one way to reduce the amount of waste that ends up in landfill sites.
The liaison group gives residents of the area the chance to find out more about the proposals.
Energy from waste
Construction of the Battlefield Energy from Waste facility began in October 2012 and is due for completetion in 2015.
View all latest press releases
- 29 August 2014
Could you recycle one more thing?
A new campaign is encouraging residents in Shropshire to find 'one more thing' that can be recycled. The ‘recycle one more thing’ promotion highlights the wide range of materials that can be recycled in kerbside recycling boxes and at recycling centres around the county.
- 15 July 2014
Alternative waste collection services to be trialled in Shropshire
News from Shropshire Council:
Two hundred households in Shropshire are to take part in two 12-week trials of a new waste collection service this month.
- 08 July 2014
Shropshire powers ahead with cooking oil recycling
Shropshire council and their waste contractor Veolia are celebrating the success of a green energy initiative which has seen 5,250 litres of used cooking oil collected from household recycling centres (HRC’S) in Shropshire in the last year alone.
Platinum rating achieved in BitC CR Index
We achieved Platinum in the Business in the Community Corporate Responsibility Index - find out more!
To ensure residents in Shropshire get the best possible service, the Shropshire Council monitors our performance.
Across Shropshire, there are a number of bring sites. These are recycling banks in accessible locations across the County.