Commercial Waste Management Pontefract

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Pontefract business waste - Photo: "Pontefract Town Hall" by Tim Green aka atoach is licensed under CC BY 2.0
Photo: "Pontefract Town Hall" by Tim Green aka atoach is licensed under CC BY 2.0

Yorwaste provides a complete Commercial Waste Management service to businesses in and around Pontefract.

  • Dependable Service
  • Direct Provider
  • Competitive Pricing
  • All Waste Types
  • Local
  • Excellent Customer Care

Choosing Yorwaste means that not only will you receive a high quality, value for money service, but you will also be making a major contribution to protecting your local environment.

Your general waste is taken to the Allerton Waste Recovery Park (AWRP) in North Yorkshire. In partnership with our major shareholder North Yorkshire County Council, Yorwaste is the main supplier of waste to AWRP.

  • 660 litre yorwaste container

    Commercial Waste Collection

    We can collect waste from your business’ locations throughout the North Yorkshire area, offering cost-effective waste and recycling solutions that meet your specific needs.

  • 8 cubic yards yorwaste skip

    Commercial Waste Disposal

    We’ll assess your waste collection requirements, to ensure you have exactly the right package for you, and then arrange for the correct disposal in an efficient manner.

  • 353 cubic yards waste container

    Skip Hire Services

    Choose from our large fleet of hook-lift and skip vehicles, from 8 cubic yards to 50 cubic yards. We recover and recycle all of the contents of the skips we hire.

Why choose Yorwaste?

Local. Cost Effective. Personal.

At Yorwaste, we believe waste disposal should be hassle-free.

From a simple set up with exceptional customer service as standard. It’s waste management just the way you want it.

With thousands of local businesses on board, from restaurants to retailers, it’s easy to see why Yorwaste is North Yorkshire’s leading waste collection and recycling partner.

About Pontefract & Castleford and Waste Statistics

Pontefract and neighbouring Castleford are towns in West Yorkshire. Castleford has a population of 40,210 and the town’s history dates back to Roman times, archaeological evidence pointing to modern-day Castleford being built upon a Roman army settlement which was called Lagentium (thought to mean ‘The Place of the Swordsmen’).

Both Pontefract and Castleford’s household waste is managed by Wakefield District Council. The entire district also includes Wakefield, Ossett, Featherstone and other nearby settlements, encompassing a total population of over 322,000.

Like many other districts in North Yorkshire, Wakefield District’s recycling rates were well below average in 2007, however as attitudes have changed and new collection strategies have been implemented, these figures have improved significantly. Over the course of 10 years, the overall percentage of household waste sent for recycling, reuse or composting has increased by nearly 20%.

Both Pontefract and Castleford are supported by community groups dedicated to improving the local environment and preserving the heritage that the district has in abundance. Friends of Friarwood Valley Gardens are one such volunteer group that is committed to raising funds for the continual upkeep of the public Valley Gardens, which sadly fell into disrepair over a number of years.

On a larger scale, Extinction Rebellion Pontefract is the biggest group of its kind in the Wakefield District. In March 2020, this group of environmental campaigners chose to march on Pontefract with a list of eco-demands to raise to those in power.

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Business Waste Collection in Pontefract

Are you looking for a Reliable Commerical Waste service that can manage all types of waste?

A complete Commercial Waste Collection service for your business. We’ll assess your needs, collect from multiple locations, and ensure that all waste is efficiently removed and disposed of.

We’ll manage and dispose of your Dry Mixed Recycling, Commercial Glass Recycling, Commercial Food Waste, Commercial Cardboard Recycling, and Confidential Waste.

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Industrial and Commercial Waste Solutions in Pontefract

Are you looking to maximise the value of your waste?

Your business can save time and resources by enlisting Yorwaste as your waste recovery partner.

We’ll help you hit your recycling targets with our commercial waste disposal. You could also benefit from hiring our waste handling equipment, such as our skips and hooks.

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FAQ’s & Help

What sectors do you provide commercial waste management for in Pontefract?

In Pontefract, we cater to the needs of a variety of sectors - from hospitality to manufacturing. We provide a broad range of services throughout the town. Sectors we serve in Pontefract include: pubs, retail outlets, offices, restaurants, and manufacturing businesses.

What types of waste do you handle in Pontefract?

In Pontefract, we handle the following: wood waste, food waste, liquid waste, commercial cardboard, glass recycling and confidential waste.  

What commercial waste management services do you provide in Pontefract? 

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