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Hamilton becomes first Scottish waste management company to reach carbon neutral

Hamilton Waste & Recycling has become the first Scottish waste management company to attain a carbon neutral status following a committed programme of reduction and offsetting initiatives. The East Lothian-based company has implemented several initiatives to cut its carbon production. These include the installation of solar panels (which now account for 45% of the company’s… Read More

New Sandvik Machinery

On the 20th January 2016. Hamilton Waste & Recycling Ltd received a new Sandvik QE341 screener along with a new Sandvik QJ241 crusher for their recycled aggregates processing. Hamilton Waste & Recycling Ltd continue to invest in new processing and recycling equipment to enable the company to recycle as much as possible. Hamilton Waste &... Read More

Doppstadt AK530 Shredder

In December 2015 Hamilton Waste & Recycling Ltd purchased a Doppstadt AK530 shredder for their new wood processing plant.  The Doppstadt shreds wood waste to the following sellable products: Biomass Animal Bedding Board Manufacturing The purchase has enabled the company to produce a higher end value product.

Our New Materials Recycling Facility (MRF)

In April 2014 M & K commissioned, Hamilton Waste & Recycling Ltd’s new Materials Recycling Facility (MRF) at Smeaton Recycling Centre. The directors at Hamilton Waste & Recycling Ltd have found the plant to be instrumental in providing maximum recycling for the company combined with increased efficiencies and reliability. The directors of Hamilton Waste &... Read More

Scotland’s First Plasterboard Recycling Plant

In April 2010 Hamilton Waste & Recycling Ltd opened up Scotland’s first plasterboard recycling plant. The plant takes in waste plasterboard and recycles the plasterboard by separating it to gypsum powder and paper. The directors of Hamilton Waste & Recycling Ltd designed the plant and contracted Tong Engineering Ltd to build and commission the plant.... Read More

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