Trafford Park collections

Viridor Trafford Park offers a wide variety of recycling options, with competitive rates, flexible, 7 days a week service with zero landfill a priority.

The plant believes it can offer a larger variety of recyclate collection options than their regional competitors and their Runcorn Energy Recovery Facility (ERF) delivers the zero landfill option that larger company's desire.

The unit recently started a glass collection service and now offer a lorry mounted forklift truck service to collect baled material from customers to avoid the need for stand trailers. This is the constant improvement of services that goes on at Viridor Trafford Park that keeps the unit one step ahead of their competition.

  • Dedicated customer services team to look after the customers' needs.
  • Detailed analysis and reporting offered to customers where required.
  • All exports are compliant, ensuring you are never at risk of breaching environmental regulation.

For new sales enquiries call: 0345 3000307

For existing customers call: 0161 8720976


Logistics Unit Manager: Chris Hanson-Jones

Collections Business Manager: Garry Jones

Opening Hours: Mon - Fri 04:00 - 18:00 for deliveries (out of hours by request). Site is Mon - Sun 24 hours. Logistics operate 04:00 daily through until completion of assigned work.

Address: Viridor, Trafford Wharf Road, Trafford Park, Manchester, M17 1BS.

Types of waste streams accepted

  • Kerbside sort (mixed bottles, mixed plastics)
  • Single stream co-mingled
  • Two stream co-mingled (Plastics, cans and glass)
  • Mixed plastics
  • Cans
  • Glass
  • Paper and cardboard
  • Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment (WEEE)
  • Organics
  • Hazardous

Giving back to the community

As a plant there is focus on giving back to the community.

The staff work with the local charity Veterans Garage and have also raised money for St Ann's Hospice. They have a long tradition of being involved with Mission Christmas which provides gifts to local disadvantaged children.

The site services events such as the Park Life and Creamfields festivals, as well as being involved with Manchester Pride.

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71 KTa
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71 KTa
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