How is my waste recycled?

Recyclables

Materials are taken to AmeyCespa’s Waterbeach recycling facility where they are mechanically separated before being sent to different locations for recycling.

Outlets for recyclables

Material

Where is it processed?

Examples of some of the products produced

Glass

Yorkshire

Turned back into bottles & jars

Cardboard

South Wales

Cereal packets

Cartons

Halifax

Paper products, furniture.

Plastics (mixed)

Northants

Turned into pellets and sold to industry

Paper

Kent & in West Midlands

Newspaper

Aluminium cans

Redditch

Aluminium cans

Steel cans

Pontypool

New steel products

Garden and food waste

Garden and food waste are taken to a composting plant at AmeyCespa’s Waterbeach facility to be made into soil improver. This is available free of charge from the site.