Hazardous Waste

Hazardous Waste, from asbestos to Japanese Knotweed, from oil to batteries.

Barr Environmental provides a comprehensive hazardous waste disposal service. Barr Environmental offers a collection services for hazardous waste, including asbestos, japanese knotweed, batteries, used oil, and waste electrical equipment (WEEE).

Batteries, oils & electrical equipment

Barr Environmental can accept hazardous wastes, such as waste household and motor vehicle batteries, motor oil, cooking oil, and electrical equipment such as televisions, fridge-freezers and computers at its civic amenity facilities at Garlaff, Cumnock, East Ayrshire and at Heathfield in Ayr, South Ayrshire
(Please note that we can only accept these wastes from domestic premises.)


Barr Environmental’s ADR certified drivers operate a fleet of vehicles and specialised skips for the safe carriage of fibrous and cement-bonded asbestos to our PPC compliant disposal sites, and we can provide all regulatory paperwork required by SEPA. Barr Environmental has the most significant capability and capacity to handle this type of hazardous waste in Scotland.

Japanese Knotweed

Barr Environmental can accept hazardous green wastes, such as Japanese Knotweed, which is a strong, tall and dense plant that requires careful disposal in a compliant manner. Barr Environmental has a depth of experience in managing the disposal of Japanese Knotweed.

Please contact us to discuss your specific hazardous waste requirements.

At Barr Environmental we are one of Scotland’s leading waste management companies, operating a variety of high quality waste treatment, recycling and residual disposal facilities throughout the west and south west of Scotland. We understand the importance of managing waste in an efficient and compliant. We support our customers by providing a fully integrated service from collecting and treating waste through to recycling and, if required, diverting to landfill.

At Barr we would be delighted to speak to you about your needs, call us on 01290 700 800 to speak to our experienced team who will be pleased to assist you with our Environmental services.

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