St Austell’s nearest Household Waste Recycling Centre (HWRC) can be found on Menear Road, St Austell, PL25 3DG. It is open between 9am and 4pm, seven days a week, apart from Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year’s Day.

 

If you want to avoid queues, the centre is usually quieter between 10am and 12 noon.

 

The site accepts:  

  • Asbestos (contact the helpdesk on 01726 828230 first)
  • Cans
  • Car and household batteries
  • Cardboard
  • Clothes and textiles
  • Energy saving lightbulbs
  • Engine oil
  • Fridges and freezers
  • Fluorescent tubes
  • Gas bottles
  • Glass
  • Green/Garden waste
  • Household chemicals under five litres
  • Household waste
  • Items for resale
  • Metal
  • Newspaper and magazines
  • Plastic bottles
  • Rubble
  • Small electrical items
  • TVs/Monitors
  • Tyres
  • Wood

If you live in Lostwithiel, you may wish to use the Bodmin HWRC, located at Wheal Prosper, Lanivet, PL30 5HB or Connon Bridge HWRC located at East Taphouse, Liskeard, PL14 4NP. Both sites are open between 9am and 4pm, seven days a week – closed on Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year’s Eve.  Typically, these centres are quieter between 10am and 12 noon.

 

The Bodmin site accepts:   

  • Asbestos (contact the helpdesk on 01726 828230 first)
  • Cans
  • Car and household batteries
  • Cardboard
  • Clothes and textiles
  • Cooking oil
  • Energy saving lightbulbs
  • Engine oil
  • Fridges and freezers
  • Fluorescent tubes
  • Gas bottles
  • Glass
  • Green/Garden waste
  • Household chemicals under five litres
  • Household waste
  • Items for resale
  • Metal
  • Newspaper and magazines
  • Paper
  • Plastic bottles
  • Rubble
  • Small electrical items
  • TVs/Monitors
  • Tyres
  • Wood

 The Connon Bridge site accepts:  

  • Asbestos (contact the helpdesk on 01726 828230 first)
  • Cans
  • Car and household batteries
  • Cardboard
  • Clothes and textiles
  • Energy saving lightbulbs
  • Engine oil
  • Fridges and freezers
  • Fluorescent tubes
  • Gas bottles
  • Glass
  • Green/Garden waste
  • Household chemicals under five litres
  • Household waste
  • Items for resale
  • Metal
  • Newspapers and magazines
  • Plastic bottles
  • Rubble
  • Small electrical items
  • TVs/Monitors
  • Tyres
  • Wood

For alternative centres across the county, use the search facility in the post below. 

 

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Partly cloudy skies, with gusty winds developing during the afternoon. High 6C. Winds ESE at 25 to 40 km/h. Winds could occasionally gust over 65 km/h.

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