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Business Waste and Recycling

Aberdeen City Council provides waste and recycling collection services for businesses in Aberdeen. We can help you to manage the waste produced on your premises correctly in order to comply with waste regulations. 

We currently provide the following collections for businesses:  

  • Glass recycling
  • Mixed recycling for paper, cardboard, plastic containers and metal tins and cans
  • Food waste recycling
  • General waste collection for any waste that cannot be recycled

For more information about the services above, see Business Waste and Recycling Collections

Other information

Business Waste and Recycling Terms and Conditions (PDF 92kb)

Bin sizes for business waste and recycling collections (PDF 549kb)

Recycling Duty of Care (PDF 86kb)

Complying with your legal duty to separate material for recycling (PDF 276kb)

For further information about our services and charges, or to discuss other options for your business, you can Contact the Business Waste Team.

Customer survey

We are always interested in getting feedback from both current and potential customers to help us improve our services. Please fill in our short Business Waste and Recycling Survey.


If you need waste or recycling bins for an event you are organising, please Contact the Business Waste Team as far in advance as possible with details of the requirements.

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