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About NWR

Our Mission – Waste Management Cumbria

As the leading waste management supplier in Cumbria, we are committed to helping our customers and partners to better, more sustainably manage their waste. Our aim is to fully close the circular journey of the waste produced, through our ability to manage the whole process – skip hire and business waste collection through to recycling and full material recovery.
Our History - North West Recycling

We began life in 1995 as a family-run business, Brampton Skip Hire. Today, we are North West Recycling, Cumbria’s largest private waste management provider. Serving Cumbria, South West Scotland, and Northumberland, we deliver greener, fully integrated waste solutions. Waste Management Cumbria.

Our Community
Overhead drone shot of the North West Recycling facility

Processing waste from collection to recovery, we offer more sustainable waste management solutions to our domestic and commercial customers across Cumbria and the wider regions, helping more people and businesses than ever before to reduce their impact on the planet.

Our Process Capability
North West Recycling branded skip

There’s strength in numbers. We employ over 100 staff, operate over 25 vehicles, and deploy over 2500 skips and containers from our 30-acre purpose-built waste management, skip hire and recycling facility near Carlisle, in Cumbria.

Waste Collection
Workers in a warehouse applauding

Working to reduce emissions in Cumbria, as we do in our approach to waste management we encourage and educate others to reduce, reuse and recycle wherever possible, so that everyone in our community benefits.

Our Values
skips deployed across the north of England and Scotland.
tons of waste is repurposed or recycled per year.
of all waste we process is saved from landfill.

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