Asbestos and Plasterboard

Please make your asbestos or plasterboard deposit at your chosen site within three months of payment.

Price are per 6ft x 3ft sheet, or equivalent; rubble sack up to 36 inches x 24 inches, or equivalent.

From 1 April 2020

  • Asbestos – £13.70 (£11.42 + VAT) each
  • Plasterboard – £4.60 (£3.83 + VAT) each

Minimum charge of £13.70 and £4.60 respectively.

The following sites accept asbestos:

The following sites accept plasterboard:

Do not try to take asbestos or plasterboard to sites not included in these lists.

There is a disposal limit for asbestos which is 30 sheets of 6ft x 3ft (1.83m x 0.91m) or 30 rubble sacks. For vinyl tiles the limit is also 30 rubble sacks.

The minimum order for plasterboard is one sheet or sack, and the maximum disposal is 36 sheets or 36 standard rubble bags of plasterboard or plaster.

Please read the notes on our Asbestos disposal at recycling centres page before paying for your asbestos.

We accept the following forms of payment – Visa, Visa Electron, Switch, Solo, MasterCard, MasterCard SecureCode and Maestro.

1 sheet = 6ft by 3ft/1.83 x 0.91m
1 bag = standard builders rubble bag (Max 36in x 24 in/91cm x 61cm
12 foot guttering/drainpipe = 1 sheet/3.66m
Storage heater (wrapped, whole) = 4 sheets – (if you are not sure whether your storage heater contains asbestos or not, please call 01823 625700 during office hours).

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