- Address: Oban PA34 4SD
- GPS: 56.4030348,-5.4719218
- Phone: 01546 605 514
- Email: email@example.com
- Monday Summer 9am - 5pm. Winter 9am - 4pm
- Tuesday Summer 9am - 5pm. Winter 9am - 4pm
- Wednesday Summer 9am - 5pm. Winter 9am - 4pm
- Thursday Summer 9am - 5pm. Winter 9am - 4pm
- Friday Summer 9am - 5pm. Winter 9am - 4pm
- Saturday 11am - 4pm
- Sunday 11am - 4pm
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Moleigh Household Recycling Centre specializes in recycling and waste management. It can be found at Oban PA34 4SD.
It accepts the following types of waste and recyclable items here:
- Car Battery
- Electrical Appliance
- Engine Oil
- Fluorescent Tube
- Garden Chemical
- Garden Waste
- Household Battery
- Light Bulb
- Mobile Phone
- Scrap Metal
- Vegetable Oil
Residents who want to dispose of waste not listed here must contact the nearest tip to clarify if that type of waste is acceptable.
Moleigh Dump is controlled by Argill And Bute Council waste management disposal services. The recycling centre is only for use by local residents.
Moleigh Household 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: Summer 9am – 5pm. Winter 9am – 4pm
- Tuesday: Summer 9am – 5pm. Winter 9am – 4pm
- Wednesday: Summer 9am – 5pm. Winter 9am – 4pm
- Thursday: Summer 9am – 5pm. Winter 9am – 4pm
- Friday: Summer 9am – 5pm. Winter 9am – 4pm
- Saturday: 11am – 4pm
- Sunday: 11am – 4pm
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.
Moleigh Household Recycling Centre can be contacted on 01546 605 514 for any queries residents may have on the service offered by the site.
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Frequently asked questions about Moleigh Household Recycling Centre
Brown bins are not that common in the UK. However, if the town hall to which you belong has them, this is what you can deposit in these containers:
The brown containers are for mixed recycling in most of the country’s municipalities where this color is issued. These mixed recycling materials include:
- Plastic bottles
- Food cans
- Beverage cans
- Aerosol sprays
- Aluminum foil (including trays)
- Glass bottles and jars
However, you must make sure what type of materials you should deposit in your brown container by contacting your nearest recycling center directly, since in some municipalities the brown containers are intended for organic waste from the garden and food waste.
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.
The recycling rate in the UK has increased in recent years, but so has the generation of waste.
The percentage that is recycled in the UK so far is approximately 45% of the waste generated.
The latest report from the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (DEFRA) indicates that the waste generated in British homes amounts to approximately 26 million tonnes of waste each year, of which only 12 million are recycled. The other 14 million tons end up in landfills.
The UK recyclable waste service is a municipal service. However, it is only for materials generated in homes.
The cost of commercial materials is variable and depends on many factors:
- Location: in more frequented industrial estates, costs are usually lower than in rural places that are more difficult to access.
- The type of waste: some materials, such as toxic waste, need special treatment so they use more resources to manage them, and therefore their price is high.
- Volumes: the greater volume of waste you generate, the higher the price you have to pay for it. However, if the amounts produced are tons, you may get a reduction in the payment for handling your waste.
It is better to contact your nearest recycling center by phone or email to check the final cost.
To visit a household waste recycling center you need to book an appointment in advance. To book an appointment at your nearest recycling center, you can visit their website and book your appointment online.
If the website of your tip does not have this function enabled, you can contact your nearest tip by phone to schedule your visit to the recycling center. In any of the cases, after your booking, you should receive a confirmation email.