West Berkshire Council

What Can I Recycle at a Household Waste Recycling Centre?

What our Newtown Road and Padworth centres can and can't accept

We have two recycling centres in West Berkshire, located in Newbury and Padworth.

 

Newtown Road

Padworth

AsbestosYesNo
BatteriesYesYes
BicyclesYesYes
Black bag rubbishYesYes
BooksYesYes
Bric-a-bracYesNo
Bulky wasteYesNo
Car batteriesYesYes
CardYesYes
CDs and DVDsYesYes
Ceramics*YesYes
Cooking oilYesYes
Food and drink cartonsYesYes
FurnitureYesNo
Garden wasteYesYes
Gas bottlesYesNo
Hardcore and rubble*YesYes
Household and garden chemicalsYesYes
Large and small appliancesYesYes
Mixed glass (bottles and jars)YesYes
Light bulbsYesYes
Mixed textiles and clothingYesYes
Mobile phonesYesYes
PaintYesYes
PaperYesYes
Paper cupsYesYes
Plasterboard*YesYes
Plastic bottles and cansYesYes
Printer cartridgesYesYes
Scrap metalYesYes
ShoesYesYes
Soil*YesYes
ToysYesYes
TVs and monitorsYesYes
Tyres*YesYes
Used engine oilYesYes
Wood and timberYesYes

  

Check the status, location and current opening times of Newton Road Recycling Centre.

 
Check the status, location and current opening times of Padworth Recycling Centre.

 

* There is a charge for the disposal of these items, please see our non-household waste charges for information.