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United Mines

Where we are

United Downs, St Day, Redruth  TR16 5HU

How to find us

  • From St Day, take the Frogpool Road.
  • At United Downs, the site is located on the right.

Opening times

Open from 9am to 4pm, seven days a week.

Closed Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year’s Day.

Best time to visit

To avoid the queues, it’s best to visit this site between 1pm and 3pm on weekdays.

What you can bring to this site

  • Asbestos (first, please phone 01726 828230)
  • Batteries (car batteries and household batteries)
  • Cans
  • Cardboard
  • Cartons and coffee / drink cups
  • Clothes and textiles
  • Cookers
  • Cooking oil
  • Energy-saving lightbulbs
  • Engine oil
  • Fridges and freezers
  • Fluorescent tubes
  • Gas bottles
  • Glass
  • Green/garden waste
  • Household chemicals (under 5 litres)
  • Household waste including large bulky items
  • Items for re-use
  • Metal
  • Newspaper and magazines
  • Plastic bottles
  • Soil and rubble (there is a fee to pay)
  • Small electrical items
  • TVs/monitors
  • Tyres (there is a fee to pay)
  • Wood

We are currently working in partnership with The Tool Shed who will recycle old and damaged garden tools. A drop off point can be found on this site.

44%
United Mines recycling rate (2018)

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