Scrap Materials 

What we accept

Please ensure that the items we have listed are clean and reusable, we do not accept any contaminated items.  Items which are dirty or unwashed will be refused.


  • Film pots/canisters (plastic)
  • Plastic pots
  • Plastic buckets
  • Cardboard drums with lids
  • Plastic drums/containers with lids
  • Sweet/Biscuit containers/tins with lids
  • Ice cream tubs with lids


  • White paper – Matt
  • Coloured and black paper
  • Fluorescent paper
  • Gold/Silver paper or card
  • Billboard posters
  • Coloured shredded paper
  • Cardboard files/folders
  • Tissue and tracing paper
  • Wax and greaseproof paper
  • Sticky labels
  • Corrugated paper
  • Paper bags
  • Gift bags
  • Rolls of stick back paper
  • Wrapping paper
  • Wallpaper rolls (unused)


  • White card
  • Coloured and black card
  • Corrugated card
  • Cardboard shapes
  • Mounting card
  • Cardboard boxes
  • Cardboard tubes (off kitchen roll, tinfoil etc.)


  • Envelopes (unused)
  • Calendars (unused & current only)
  • Diaries (unused & current only)
  • Pens and Pencils
  • Rubbers
  • Paper clips
  • Ring binders
  • Poly pockets
  • Folders



  • Bottles
  • Containers
  • Acetate
  • Cellophane
  • Lids (from milk cartons, juice bottles etc.)

Miscellaneous Items

  • Some office furniture (please contact us to discuss prior to dropping off)
  • Paint
  • Glue
  • Carpet
  • Lino
  • Wood
  • X window display items
  • Shelving and racking
  • Material this includes off cuts that are no smaller than around 15cm square
  • Craft materials
  • Unused Cards (birthday, Christmas etc.)
  • Unused Tags (birthday, Christmas etc.)
  • Ribbon
  • Wool
  • Thread
  • Buttons
  • Knitting needles and accessories
  • Knitting and sewing patterns
  • Sewing needles and accessories
  • Glass jars with lids
  • Disc boxes


If you have an item that is not on this list or are unsure of your item please contact us to discuss further.

On occasions we have to stop taking certain items, this is due to the amount we may already have in stock.