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Stroud District

Plastic bottles, pots, tubs & trays 

Where it is taken?

Landor Street materials recovery facility & Various UK recycling plants.

What happens to it?

Plastics are collected from the kerbside mixed with metals and glass. They are taken to a materials recovery facility in Birmingham where plastics are separated from other waste streams and transported for recycling. Find out more about Materials Recovery Facilities here. 

Plastics are taken to a number of locations in the UK for recycling where they are processed into new plastic products depending on their plastic type. See list of destinations below:

  • J. and A. Young (Leicester) Limited, UK
  • Clean Tech, UK
  • Veolia Environmental Services, UK
  • Monoworld Recycling, UK
  • Roydon Resource Recovery, UK
  • Brightgreen Plastics, UK 

End market


End products

Plastic bottles - recycled plastic (PET) products.

Plastic pots, tubs & trays - Food containers, other plastic products.

Page updated: 15/11/2022 Page updated by: Gloucestershire County Council

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