Facilities in Scotland

This section aims to provide a summary of facilities available in Scotland to help you Reduce, Reuse and Recycle. You can find information on:

  • Community groups -
Contact details for a range of community groups working in the waste sector.
  • Contacts -
Useful contact details in the waste industry.
  • Kerbside recycling and recycling centres & points -
Statistical information on the number of recycling outlets, for different recyclates (materials that can be recycled).
  • Recycling rates & tonnages -
Statistical information taked from the 2002/03 'Local Authority Waste Arisings Survey' reports published by SEPA for every Local Authority.
  • Systems -
Detailed information on the types of kerbside recycling systems operating across Scotland.
  • BREMAP -
A geographical information system designed to help you define the best practicable environmental option (BPEO) for your waste.


If you have any queries, please email us, or call 01786 468 248.