Greenhags Recycling Centre

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

 Greenhags recycling centre

Covid-19 information 

Visit our dedicated Covid-19 website for the latest updates on Greenhags Recycling Centre.

Please note, the centre will be closed for essential works from Wednesday 14 October and will re-open on Wednesday 26 October. However, you'll be able to book a slot from Wednesday 21 October.


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

Phone: 0141 577 3038

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 15 October 2020

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