What happens to your recycling

Please see the table below for a list of locations where the recycling which East Staffordshire Borough Council collects ultimately ends its journey.

Material Collected Processing Company Processing Site Address Material Destination Use
Cardboard Cycle Link UK Cricketers Way, Basildon, SS13 1SS China Board Mills
Cardboard Mark Lyndon 12 The Triangle, Nottingham, NG2 1AE China Board Mills
Paper Mixed and Paper Baled Mark Lyndon 12 The Triangle, Nottingham, NG2 1AE Various markets Newsprint
Paper Mixed and Paper Baled Reliance Fibres Ltd London, NW9 6LH Various markets Newsprint
Soft Mixed Paper Failand Paper Services 11 Triangle South, Clifton, Bristol BS8 1EY China Board
Paper Mixed and Paper Baled Williams Recycling Hinckley, Leicestershire, LE10 3HT Various markets Newsprint
Aluminium Biffa Unit 4 Trafalgar Park Way, Victory Road, Derby UK  
Aluminium Biffa Blackburn Road, Houghton Regis, Bedfordshire, LU5 5BQ UK Uk aluminium smelter for Ingot
Aluminium EMR Westbrook, Warrington, WA5 7NS UK Uk and overseas aluminium smelters for Ingot Production
Steel Morris Metals Bank Wood Lane, Rossington, Doncaster, South Yorkshire, DN11 0PS UK Steel
HDPE Nat Biffa Polymers WES Building, Wilton International, Redcar TS20 4RG UK Bottles
HDPE Jazz Monoworld Monoworld Business Park, Rushden Road, Shambrook, Bedfordshire MK44 1NB EU Pellets to replace virgin polymer
Plastics Mixed Baled Eco Plastics Ltd Hemswell Business Park, Hemswell, Lincolnshire, DN21 5TU EU Pellets to replace virgin polymer
PET Light Jazz Bottle Baled Eco Plastics Ltd Hemswell Business Park, Hemswell, Lincolnshire, DN21 5TU EU Pellets to replace virgin polymer
Plastics Mixed Baled Asia Global London, W10 6PH Various markets Pellets to replace virgin polymer
Plastics C Grade Film Asia Global London, W10 6PH Various markets Pellets to replace virgin polymer with some going to produce food grade PET
Plastics C Grade Film CK Polymers Market Rasen, Lincolnshire, LN8 6HF Various overseas markets Pellets to replace virgin polymer after further sorting
Plastics C Grade Film Monoworld Monoworld Business Park, Rushden Road, Shambrook, Bedfordshire MK44 1NB EU Pellets to replace virgin polymer
Glass GRUK 418 Carlton Road, Carlton, Barnsley, South Yorkshire, S71 3HX UK Remelt and Aggregate replacement
Residual Biffa Poplars Landfill Site, Lichfield Road, Cannock, WS11 8NQ UK Landfill
Mixed Metals Morris & Co Handlers Ltd Bankwood Lane, Rossington, South Yorkshire UK & Overseas  
C Grade LDPE Plastics Eurokey Recycling Ltd Unit 2 Logix Road, R D Park, Hinkley, Leicester UK & Overseas  
HDPE Natural Bottle Baled Biffa Polymers Wes Building, Plastics Road, Wilton International, Redcar UK  
HDPE Jazz Hanbury Plastics Recycling Ltd Redhills Road, Milton, Stoke on Trent UK & Overseas  
Mixed Plastics Baled Hanbury Plastics Recycling Ltd Redhills Road, Milton, Stoke on Trent UK & Overseas  
PET Light Jazz Bottle Baled Eco Plastics Ltd Hemswell Business Park, Lincolnshire UK & Overseas  
Rigid Plastics Mixed GFSL Ltd 96 Toft Hill, Bishop Auckland, County Durham UK & Overseas  
Mixed Paper Baled Mark Lyndon Paper Enterprises UK Ltd 12 The Triangle, Nottingham UK & Overseas  
Cardboard Mark Lyndon Paper Enterprises UK Ltd 12 The Triangle, Nottingham UK & Overseas  
Glass Recresco Ltd Urban Road, Kirkby in Ashfield, Nottingham UK  
Large Glass Glass Recycling UK 418 Carlton Road, Barnsley UK  
Residual Biffa Poplars Poplars Landfill Site, Lichfield Road, Cannock WS11 8NQ UK