Greenhags Recycling Centre

Find out the address of Greenhags Recycling Centre, opening hours and the materials we accept.

 Greenhags recycling centre

Covid-19 information 

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Greenhags Recycling Centre
Ayr Road
Newton Mearns
East Renfrewshire
G77 6RY 

Phone: 0141 577 3038

Slots are now available to book for Monday 10 August until Sunday 16 August.

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What can I recycle at Greenhags?

You can recycle:

  • waste electrical and electronic equipment (anything with a plug or battery)
  • fluorescent tubes and low energy bulbs
  • MDF, chipboard and laminates
  • scrap metal
  • soil and rubble
  • wood
  • car batteries
  • household batteries
  • engine oil
  • garden waste
  • gas bottles/canisters
  • cardboard

You can also recycle everyday items such as paper, glass, cans, food plastics, drinks containers or cartons.

You can't recycle food waste at Greenhags.

Proof of residency

Greenhags Recycling Centre is for East Renfrewshire residents only. When you visit the site, you must bring proof of where you live. For example, a driving licence, council tax or utility bill.

Business waste

Greenhags Recycling Centre no longer deals with business waste.

Last modified on 5th August 2020

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