Essex recycling and waste
Find a recycling centre
Find your nearest recycling centre, when it’s open and what you can take.
I want to get rid of ...
How you can best get rid of waste through recycling, donating or reusing.
Check when your council collects your recycling and waste.
Disposing of asbestos
We don't accept asbestos, but there are other ways to safely dispose of it.
Waste less, save more
How to reduce your household waste and save money.
Our Waste Strategy
Our plans to increase recycling in the county and reduce waste sent to landfill.