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Winter Opening Times for Recycling Centres
Winter Opening Times for Recycling Centres

From Sunday 30th October, when the clocks go back; your Recycling Centre opening hours will change. ...read more


GMWDA commits to tackling food waste in the UK
GMWDA commits to tackling food waste in the UK

Greater Manchester Waste Disposal Authority (GMWDA) has pledged its support to tackling the global food waste crisis....read more





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Services and Facilities

GMWDA's Recycling and Waste Management Contract, in partnership with Viridor Laing (Greater Manchester) Ltd (VLGM) has a total of 43 facilities over 23 sites. 

In-Vessel Composting Facility Household Waste Recycling Centre

 

The newest facility, our Solar Farm, was officially opened in January 2016. At its full capacity the Solar Farm is set to produce around 2 million kWh of electricity every year, which is enough to power approximately 600 homes. It comprises over 8,000 individual solar panels across 6.8 acres (296,208 square feet).