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Recycling Centre at Grove Nursery, Hazlehead

Aberdeen’s newest Household Waste Recycling Centre (HWRC) is at Grove Nursery in Hazlehead. The address is Grove Nursery HWRC, Hazlehead Avenue, Aberdeen, AB15 8BJ.

The opening hours will be:

  • Winter
    Monday to Friday (including Public Holidays): 10am to 4.45pm
    Saturday and Sunday: 9am to 4.45pm
  • Summer (British Summer Time)
    Monday to Friday (including Public Holidays): 10am to 7.45pm
    Saturday and Sunday: 9am to 7.45pm

Grove Nursery HWRC is for household waste only and cannot accept any commercial waste. The site is managed by SITA on behalf of Aberdeen City Council.

Please note that there is an entrance barrier in place with a vehicle height restriction of 2.1 metres (6ft 10in). If you are taking a larger vehicle in, you will have to wait a few minutes for the barrier to be moved.

Grove Nursery HWRC will accept the following materials for recycling:

  • Car batteries
  • Car tyres
  • Cardboard
  • Cooking oil
  • Electrical items
  • Fluorescent tubes
  • Food and drink cans
  • Fridges
  • Garden waste
  • Gas canisters
  • Glass bottles and jars
  • Household batteries
  • Household chemicals and paint
  • Paper
  • Plastic bottles
  • Rubble and earth
  • Scrap metal
  • Televisions
  • Textiles
  • Used engine oil
  • Wood

Materials will not be reprocessed at the Recycling Centre, but will be bulked up and transferred to other facilities for reprocessing. For more information about this see What happens to my recycling?

There are four other Household Waste Recycling Centres in Aberdeen.

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