SOUTH YORKSHIRE » WHAT CAN I PUT IN MY SKIP

ITEMS YOU CAN PUT IN AN MIXED WASTE SKIP

Generally, all those items that are not harmful or hazardous to the environment can be put in a skip. Here is a list of majority of such items, just to give you an idea.

  • Wood (UNTREATED)
  • MDF
  • Paper/Card/Magazines/Books
  • Toys (no batteries please)
  • Clothing
  • Carpets
  • Solidified paint
  • Polystyrene
  • Furniture
  • Domestic waste
  • Food and food packaging (MUST NOT SMELL/CONTAIN LIQUIDS)
  • Fittings (non-electrical)

Please try to place the following wastes together/at one end of the skip to help with our sorting and recycling:

  • Cardboard
  • Plastic
  • Metal
  • Empty tins
  • Gas cookers
  • Garden waste (leaves, clippings, etc.)
  • Plasterboard (Must not be mixed in with other waste)

The following wastes may go in a mixed skip but if you have a fair amount it may affect pricing and it may work out cheaper to have a seperate skip:

  • Bricks
  • Soil
  • Rubble

ITEMS YOU CAN PUT IN AN INERT WASTE SKIP

Generally, all those items that are not harmful or hazardous to the environment can be put in a skip. Here is a list of majority of such items, just to give you an idea.

  • Bricks
  • Soil
  • Rubble
  • Garden waste (leaves, clippings, etc.)

ITEMS YOU CANT PUT IN A SKIP

Generally, all those items that are not harmful or hazardous to the environment can be put in a skip. Here is a list of majority of such items, just to give you an idea.

  • WET CEMENT (It will set to the skip)
  • UNWASHED PACKAGING
  • HAZARDOUS WASTES
  • LIQUIDS
  • CHEMICALS
  • PESTICIDES
  • DUST (Please Bag It Up)
  • CONTAMINATED SOIL (contaminated with oil/diesel/petrol/fuel/asbestos etc.)
  • CLINICAL WASTES (Nappies, Needles, Soiled Dressing / Bandages, etc.)

ITEMS YOU CAN PUT IN A SKIP WITH PERMISSION FROM US:

  • Wood (TREATED)
  • Tyres
  • Batteries
  • Fridges / Freezers
  • TV’s / Monitors
  • Electrical Equipment
  • Gas Bottles (Must Be Empty)
  • Asbestos (Rules Apply – please contact us)

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