Lochgelly Recycling Centre

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Opening Times

  • Monday 9am-5:45pm (Apr-Sep) 9am-5pm (Oct-Mar) Lunchtime 12:30pm-1.15pm.
  • Tuesday closed
  • Wednesday 9am-5:45pm (Apr-Sep) 9am-5pm (Oct-Mar) Lunchtime 12:30pm-1.15pm.
  • Thursday 9am-5:45pm (Apr-Sep) 9am-5pm (Oct-Mar) Lunchtime 12:30pm-1.15pm.
  • Friday closed
  • Saturday closed
  • Sunday 9am-5:45pm (Apr-Sep) 9am-5pm (Oct-Mar) Lunchtime 12:30pm-1.15pm.

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Lochgelly Recycling Centre specializes in recycling and waste management. It can be found at Cartmore Industrial Estate, Lochgelly, Fife KY5 8LL.

Materials accepted

It accepts the following types of waste and recyclable items here:

  • Aerosol
  • Book
  • Car Battery
  • Cardboard
  • Carpet
  • Carton
  • Electrical Appliance
  • Engine Oil
  • Fluorescent Tube
  • Foil
  • Freezer
  • Fridge
  • Furniture
  • Garden Chemical
  • Garden Waste
  • Glass
  • Household Battery
  • Light Bulb
  • Mattress
  • Mobile Phone
  • Monitor
  • Paint
  • Paper
  • Scrap Metal
  • Shoe
  • Textile
  • TV
  • Vegetable Oil
  • Wood

Residents who want to dispose of waste not listed here must contact the nearest tip to clarify if that type of waste is acceptable.

Lochgelly Dump is controlled by Fife County Council Waste Management Disposal Services. The recycling centre is only for use by local residents.

Schedule

Lochgelly Recycling Centre is closed on public holidays irrespective of the day of the week the date falls upon. It is usually open at the following times:

  • Monday: 9am-5:45pm (Apr-Sep) 9am-5pm (Oct-Mar) Lunchtime 12:30pm-1.15pm.
  • Tuesday: closed
  • Wednesday: 9am-5:45pm (Apr-Sep) 9am-5pm (Oct-Mar) Lunchtime 12:30pm-1.15pm.
  • Thursday: 9am-5:45pm (Apr-Sep) 9am-5pm (Oct-Mar) Lunchtime 12:30pm-1.15pm.
  • Friday: closed
  • Saturday: closed
  • Sunday: 9am-5:45pm (Apr-Sep) 9am-5pm (Oct-Mar) Lunchtime 12:30pm-1.15pm.

Residents who wish to access the site with a large vehicle, such as a van or trailer, must contact the recycling centre to book an appointment and obtain a permit before their visit. Permits are free. It can be contacted via phone, email or online booking form.

Lochgelly Recycling Centre can be contacted on 03451 55 00 22 for any queries residents may have on the service offered by the site.

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Frequently asked questions about Lochgelly Recycling Centre

What are landfill sites?

Materials that are not recyclable or are not properly separated will generally end up in a landfill. A landfill is a very large holes built into certain designated spaces for that function.

Until a few years ago, the waste was piled up in the places designated to be dumps, but today in modern and well-managed landfills, large holes are built in which the garbage is buried, with a system of layers that isolates the waste. of the air and water, which has significantly reduced the contamination of the environment by contact with toxic residues. However, landfills still represent an important source of pollution that affects the environment and human beings.

What is a recycling centre?

Recycling centers vary in the waste materials they receive. Most centers are for household waste only and do not accept commercial waste or material waste from business activities.

The residues that the tips usually accept are:

  • Yard waste
  • Wood and chipboard
  • Paper
  • Metal
  • Electrical items
  • Plastics
  • Textiles and clothing
  • Shoes
  • Bottles and glass jars

On our website you can find your nearest recycling center and see what kind of rubbish you can take. You will also be able to find some categories of items.

Another option is to contact your nearest recycling center by phone or email.

How much does it cost to dump rubbish at the tip?

There are household waste recycling centers in all the municipalities of the United Kingdom, and surely there is one near your home, and now finding it is very easy! We have developed a special search form on our page so you can find the recycling center closest to you in minutes!

You just have to access the following link and enter your postal code or address.

To go to this page, you must click on the “Recycling center Search” button.

Where is my nearest clothes recycling bin?

If you have recently cleaned out your closet and you have clothes that you no longer use and you are thinking of throwing them away, you can check on our website which is the nearest recycling center where you can leave clothes, textiles and shoes that you no longer use.

You can find this information by choosing the category Cloth & Fabrics. There you will see the list of recycling centers with contact information: addresses, phones, e-mails.

You just have to and put your postal code or address.

What can I take to the recycling centre?

The recycling centers handle different schedules depending on the municipality in which it is located and the capacity and personnel they have. To find out the hours of the recycling center closest to you, you can access this website. Each tip has its own web page, where you can find the opening and closing hours in the “Opening hours” section.

The opening and closing hours usually vary depending on the day of the week, above you can find the working hours for each day of the week.



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