West Berkshire Council

Hazardous Waste

Disposing of waste considered dangerous or harmful to the environment

Small amounts of hazardous waste such as batteries, car oil and asbestos, can be disposed of at Newtown Road Recycling Centre, Newbury.

You can view a full list of what you can recycle at our recycling centres, here.

Further information on the disposal of hazardous waste can be found on the GOV.UK website.

Recycling Household Batteries

Many retailers and shops will take household batteries for recycling and there are also doc icon battery recycling centres [33kb] across the district.