Waste Collection & Recycling Edinburgh, Falkirk & West Lothian

At Buchanan Skip Hire Ltd, we offer efficient and reliable waste collection and waste recycling in Edinburgh, Falkirk and West Lothian. After all, we understand how important it is that your waste is collected and dealt with in the best possible way, and as recycling specialists – we’re dedicated to providing the best service possible.

Why Choose Waste Collection with Buchanans?

As one of the leading waste collection and recycling professionals in West Lothian, Edinburgh and Falkirk, we promote the need for environmental awareness, and believe it’s important to recycle as much waste as possible, rather than it going straight to landfill. With our expert waste collection and waste recycling in West Lothian, Edinburgh and Falkirk, you can be sure that you will always receive the best service and that your waste is recycled in an efficient, eco-friendly and responsible manner.


What Are the Benefits of Choosing Buchanan Skip Hire for Waste Recycling?

Our waste recycling services for Edinburgh and the West Lothian area are complimented by our own recycling plant, which is fully licensed by the Scottish Environmental Protection Agency (SEPA). The cost of waste recycling is included within our skip hire rates, so your waste will forever be dealt with professionally without costing you any extra. At present, over 90% of the waste which we collect from the Edinburgh, Falkirk and West Lothian areas gets recycled, which drastically reduces the amount of waste going to landfill sites. This is a recycling aim we will stick to, and as experts in the field of waste collection – we will continue to build on! Whether you need a mini skip for a small renovation, an 8YD builder skip or even bigger – all of your waste will be processed in the same efficient and environmentally-friendly manner. Our waste collection and waste recycling methods in Edinburgh, Falkirk and West Lothian are constantly being updated and improved, giving us the ability to make our prices even more competitive. This ensures that we will not be beaten on price, and can continue to provide you, our customer, with the same great service we always have.

What don’t we accept?

Please see below a list of waste types that we cannot take.

  • Asbestos (fibrous or cement bonded)
  • Modern fibre cement bonded products (non-asbestos) that visually look like asbestos cement i.e. corrugated or flat sheets, piping etc.
  • Hazardous Wastes
  • Clinical wastes or animal carcasses
  • Excrement
  • Toxic or corrosive wastes
  • Fluorescent light tubes or bulbs
  • Any liquids, including oils and paints (even in containers)
  • Food wastes
  • Farmers silage wrap (plastic sheeting or netting)
  • Fridges
  • Freezers
  • Vehicle batteries

Please note, you will be charged extra for all non-conforming wastes deposited in the skip as they have to go through expensive specialist recycling / disposal processes.  If you have a large volume of these waste types a separate service can be provided for their specific disposal – call our skip hire help desk on 01506 411141 or send an email to sales@buchananskips.co.uk for further advice.


Call us now on 01506 411141 or 0131 558 7888 for a quote!

We recycle 90% of waste which stops this going to landfill sites

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