Greenhags recycling centre

Find out the address of Greenhags recycling centre, opening hours and the materials we accept.

 Greenhags recycling centre

Current opening times

Greenhags Recycling Centre has extended its opening hours at the weekend and will now also open during the week. This means the site will be open from 9am to 7pm, Saturday and Sunday, and 3.30pm to 7pm, Monday to Friday.

In order that the site can operate safely and to prevent traffic issues in the local area, visits will be by appointment only.

Online booking system

Using the online booking system is the quickest way to secure a slot but if someone doesn't have online access, they can phone 0141 577 3001 for staff assistance. 

Greenhags Recycling Centre has extended its opening hours at the weekend and will now also open during the week. This means the site will be open from 9am to 7pm, Saturday and Sunday, and 3.30pm to 7pm, Monday to Friday.

In order that the site can operate safely and to prevent traffic issues in the local area, visits will be by appointment only.

We are now fully booked from Thursday 16 July to Sunday 26 July.

Address

Greenhags Recycling Centre
Ayr Road
Newton Mearns
East Renfrewshire
G77 6RY 

Phone: 0141 577 3038

Opening times

Greenhags is open 7 days a week, all year round except:

  • Christmas Day
  • New Year's Day

Greenhags opening times

Summer1 April - 30 September8am - 7.30pm
Winter1 October - 31 March8am - 5.30pm


What can I recycle at Greenhags?

You can recycle:

  • waste electrical and electronic equipment (anything with a plug or battery)
  • fluorescent tubes and low energy bulbs
  • MDF, chipboard and laminates
  • scrap metal
  • soil and rubble
  • wood
  • car batteries
  • household batteries
  • engine oil
  • garden waste
  • gas bottles/canisters
  • cardboard

You can also recycle everyday items such as paper, glass, cans, food plastics, drinks containers or cartons.

You can't recycle food waste at Greenhags.

Proof of residency

Greenhags Recycling Centre is for East Renfrewshire residents only. When you visit the site, you must bring proof of where you live. For example, a driving licence, council tax or utility bill.

Business waste

Greenhags Recycling Centre no longer deals with business waste.

Van and trailer loads

Van and trailers containing waste must be booked before you visit the site.

Book a van or trailer

Last modified on 10th July 2020

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