Waste and recycling

Towthorpe and Strensall Household Waste Recycling Centre

Waste disposal at Towthorpe and Strensall HWRC

Recycle/dispose of the following items at Towthorpe and Strensall HWRC:

  • paper, cardboard, cartons
  • metal cans/tins
  • glass bottles and jars
  • hard plastic (e.g. toys, garden furniture)
  • textiles, clothes, shoes
  • garden waste, turf
  • electrical equipment, fluorescent tubes, fridges, freezers
  • household batteries
  • car batteries
  • wood, scrap metal
  • car oil
  • chemicals, paint (household only)
  • general domestic waste

We can't accept:

  • petrol
  • diesel
  • pesticides and chemicals from farms or industry
  • tyres
  • printer cartridges
  • asbestos, bricks, rubble, gas bottles, plasterboard - 'chargeable' waste must be taken to Hazel Court HWRC
  • porcelain bathroom suites - we class this as (non-chargeable) 'rubble' which must be taken to Hazel Court HWRC

Contact us before visiting the site if you're in any doubt about which items you can bring.

Also see

Towthorpe/Strensall HWRC

Moor Lane, Strensall, York, YO32 9ST

Telephone: 01904 551551