Recycling sites and centres

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Household waste and recycling centres

The household waste and recycling centres are managed by Derbyshire County Council and are provided for you to dispose of large items that cannot fit into your refuse bin or items that should not be placed inside your refuse bin such as: carpets, soil, building rubble, paint pots, fluorescent light tubes etc.

They are also provided to enable you to recycle waste items such as: car batteries, old oil, old paint, wood, electrical items, drinks cartons and tetra packs etc.

The household waste and recycling centre in Amber Valley is located at Taylor Lane, Loscoe, Heanor, DE75 7TA. To find out more about  opening times and a full list of what can be accepted at the site please visit the Derbyshire County Council website or contact them on 01629 533190.  

Supermarket recycling sites 

The supermarket recycling sites are managed by the individual supermarkets and not Amber Valley Borough Council Derbyshire County Council. The recycling sites in Amber Valley are listed below.

  • Ripley - Sainsbury's Butterley, Nottingham Road
  • Langley Mill - ASDA, Wesley Street  

Please contact the supermarkets directly for more information on what can be recycled at the sites.

Need further help or information?

Contact the team directly on 01773 841326 or email refuse@ambervalley.gov.uk