Restricted Waste: What can you not put in a skip?


Restricted Waste

As a professional waste management company, we are often asked: ‘what is restricted waste?’ and ‘what can you not put in a skip?’.

There are certain restricted waste products that constitute unacceptable waste for disposal in a standard skip or by regular waste management companies. Below is a list of the restricted waste items that we do not accept:

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medical waste

Biological and Medical

We do not accept any biological, chemical or medical waste.

food waste

Food Waste

We do not accept any food waste.


We do not accept any oil or lubricant products.

meat waste

Animal Products

We do not accept any animal waste products.

asbestos waste


We do not accept asbestos.

Disposing of Restricted Waste

For various reasons, we are not able or permitted to process certain waste streams. If you need to dispose of any of the above unacceptable waste products then we would recommend that you contact a specialist waste company, depending on the type of waste you have.

We hope that we have clarified the answer to: ‘what can you not put in a skip?’. If you have any questions about general waste management, or need clarification on any aspect of restricted waste, please contact a member of our team.

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