As one of the regions leading waste management suppliers we recycle up to 90% of all the waste we handle

Increasing environmental awareness and new government legislation has resulted in some exciting development within the recycling industry.  At Cambridge Recycling, we are continually researching and evolving new techniques to drive up our recycling rates and drive down the amount of your waste that goes to landfill.


Increasing environmental awareness and government legislation has lead the way to some exciting developments in the recycling industry.  By embracing some of the latest recycling techniques we continually develop our recycling activities and maximise the amount of your waste that can be used again.

These are some of the more common materials that we currently recycle and what they are used for afterwards.

Rubble, Bricks & Concrete

Crushed and graded to produce secondary aggregate

Rigid and film plastics

Graded and repackaged for reuse

Plaster board and other gypsum based products

Graded and reprocessed as gypsum based products, cardboard and composted


Where possible graded and screened for re-use in landscaping and land remediation projects

Cardboard and paper

Sorted and reprocessed by the UKs leading paper mills


Graded and shredded for use in the manufacture of chipboard, animal bedding or as fuel in the "waste to energy" industry


Seperated and graded prior to re-smelting into useable metal sections

Waste Electrical & Electronic Equipment

Dismantled and graded for reprocessing by specialist recyclers