Renfrewshire Council

*** This service is affected by the Coronavirus outbreak. Check our COVID-19 pages for the latest information ***

Please bear with us as we concentrate resources on delivering essential services. Household Waste Recycling Centres are currently closed.

Latest information and guidance on Coronavirus and updates to Bins, waste and recycling

What can you dispose of?

The following waste items will be accepted at recycling centres:

CansCar batteriesElectrical goods
Engine oilWoodsFluorescent tubes
Food and drinks cartonsGas canistersGlass
Garden waste - grass and hedge cuttingsHousehold batteriesMixed plastics
Non-recyclable wastePaper and cardboardFurniture
RubbleScrap metalStorage heaters
Textiles and clothesWhite goods 

The Underwood Road Recycling Centre in Paisley will also accept corrugated asbestos.

The following waste items will not be accepted:

  • commercial waste
  • clinical waste (including infectious waste and medicines), 
  • Giant Hogweed and Japanese Knotweed
  • non-household chemicals
  • paint
  • tyres