Blog: Materials Recovery Facility

Skip hire for construction

Whatever construction projects you undertake or specialise in, you’re likely to generate vast amounts of waste for the duration of each one. From small to large-scale construction projects, residential to commercial, alterations to building from scratch,  this type of work requires a lot of materials and produces a variety of waste which needs to be […]

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Guide to skip hire for demolition

Demolition companies undertake a range of different activities, which are usually centred around dismantling buildings and structures. Using anything from basic hand tools to larger plant and machinery, they strip out fittings before demolishing or dismantling the unsafe or obsolete premises. Demolition companies are responsible for removing hazardous materials before demolition takes place to ensure […]

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Property developers’ guide to skip hire

Whether you’re a small or large-scale property developer, you’re likely to generate vast amounts of waste with each project you undertake. From small refurbishments to large-scale developments, converting existing premises to building from the ground up, these types of projects require a lot of materials, which in turn produces a variety of waste. There are […]

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7 surprising things that can be recycled…

In a world where we are becoming increasingly aware of the environmental impact of sending waste to landfill, recycling practices have never been more important. We must all be sure to recycle all of our household items in our dedicated recycling bins and we must also do this in our workplaces too. Paper, card, plastic […]

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Our guide to disposing of hazardous waste

There are many items and materials that we use in our everyday lives and in the construction of our homes and commercial buildings, which once no longer needed, become hazardous materials. If these items are not handled and dealt with in the correct way, there could be health implications for those handling them and legal […]

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10 reasons to go for grab hire

Grab hire is a great option for disposing of waste generated at commercial construction sites and also a viable choice for some domestic projects, such as large-scale landscaping and driveway renewals as it enables large volumes of waste to be removed quickly and easily. For larger domestic projects, grab hire is ideal as much larger […]

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Recycling worksheet for kids

Are you home schooling your kids during the COVID-19 pandemic? Why not try our fun recycling worksheet? It’s entertaining as well as informative! Suitable for Primary-aged children. Simply print out the pdf and get started! DOWNLOAD AND PRINT! TJ Waste provides a range of waste and recycling services, such as skip hire, grab hire, commercial […]

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10 shocking facts about waste

The UK waste industry faces greater challenges each year as the population grows. We’re producing more and more waste but we’re also striving to manage the processes in better ways to limit the impact on our environment. Read on to discover 10 shocking waste facts that will blow your mind… 1. Each person in the […]

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