Commercial Waste Management Exeter

If you’re looking to streamline your business waste management in Exeter, we are the solution. With straightforward, no-nonsense communication, tailored collection schedules and honest advice, it just makes sense to choose NRC.

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Why us

Championing business recycling in Exeter

Exeter has the worst recycling rate in the South West. At just 25.5%, it is beaten by over 95% of all English councils.

With NRC, Exeter businesses can change the story. We are committed to providing companies across the area with dependable and eco-friendly waste management solutions, always prioritising commercial recycling at every stage.

Get in touch with our experts today and together we can make lasting, positive change.

Our Services

Commercial waste solutions in Exeter- NRC has you covered


Hear from some of our happy customers

"NRC completed a full site audit and advised us on improvements we could make increasing recycling and reducing costs. They worked with our team to help everyone understand what we are trying to achieve. We have since invested in new equipment and the waste management process is much more efficient – and we now recycle over 90% of our waste. The NRC team are responsive and attend site whenever we need them."

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"NRC has demonstrated great flexibility and responsiveness with a rigorous approach to compliance management that is very much sought after by a leading UK charity such as ours. The centralised and transparent approach has enabled British Heart Foundation to investigate options and alternatives during the normal course of business, with the ease of having a single point of contact to take the hassle out of waste management for us."

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"We started working with NRC in 2017 using their expertise to improve service delivery and reduce costs for our customers. We have built our portfolio with NRC every year since and rely on their responsive, managed approach to add value to our own proposition."

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"NRC fully grasped our needs and designed a solution to suit our business that has delivered dramatic improvements above and beyond what was initially expected. The fact that we deal with a dedicated compliance and recycling contract manager at NRC while receiving expert service from some of the UK’s leading regional waste and recycling management suppliers gives us the best of both worlds and we’re delighted with the results."

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The team

Meet the team

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Paul Jackson, Consortium Director

Paul has over 36 years of experience in the waste and recycling sector. Having spent this time working for the largest waste management companies in the UK and Europe at a senior level, he has developed in-depth knowledge of the UK waste and recycling sector.

The types of business waste we handle in Exeter

We’re not your average waste management company. At NRC, we recognise every business has its unique waste collection needs. Lucky for you, we’re primed to handle all types of business waste in Exeter, helping you save on costs and boost your green credentials.

Commercial Waste Disposal

General Waste

When it comes to disposing of non-recyclables, we will always look for the most sustainable approach, giving you access to a service port where you can see exactly what happened to your general waste.


Mixed Recycling

Achieve your recycling goals with ease. We manage collections of paper, cardboard, plastics, and metals. A little sorting on your part, and we take care of the rest.

Cardboard Waste


Overflowing with paper and cardboard? We’ve got you. We’ll collect it and can even set up an on-site baling system to help you save on those collection costs.

Food Waste

Food Waste

We turn food waste into green electricity, compost, and fertiliser. Did you know? Separating food waste could also help you trim your general waste costs.

Glass Waste


Since glass waste is so heavy, it can really bump up your general waste costs. Dealing with it separately not only saves you money but also means we can recycle it fully.



We have everything you need to be sure your confidential waste is contained, moved and destroyed inline with all data protection laws.

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Commodities (with rebates)

Producing lots of cardboard, plastic, or metal waste? Hand it over to us and earn a rebate. We’ll even set you up with special tools to maximise your earnings.


Other Waste

Besides our main waste services, we handle other business waste collections too, including clinical, electronic (WEEE), and hazardous.


WEEE Waste

From small and large appliances to laptops and mobile phones, you can trust NRC to responsibly and efficiently manage your WEEE waste collection.

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Electrical Waste

From small and large appliances to laptops and mobile phones, you can trust NRC to responsibly and efficiently manage your WEEE waste collections.

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Pharmaceutical Waste

From sharps to supplements, no matter what type of pharmaceutical waste you generate, you can count on NRC to handle it all.

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Hazardous Waste

Whether you produce old petrol at a garage or remove certain types of wood in construction, NRC can handle your hazardous waste management.

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Sanitary Waste

Need someone to empty and collect the waste from your office sanitary bins? Or are you overseeing a busy healthcare facility? No matter your industry or type of sanitary waste, we can help.

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Medical Waste

From contaminated sharps to PPE, we have the experience and know-how to efficiently and effectively manage it all.

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Textile Waste

From manufacturing to retail, no matter what industry you work in, if you generate textile waste, we’re here to help.

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Sharps Waste

We can provide sharps bins, as well as a comprehensive, reliable and sustainable collection service for all your sharps waste.

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Dental Waste

Whether your dental practice produces general, recycling or clinical waste, NRC is the expert you need to manage it all.

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Plastic Waste

No matter what industry you operate in, from office and education to warehousing and hospitality, you can trust us to manage your plastic waste in an eco-friendly way.

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Metal Waste

We’re experts in all things metal waste management, and will always prioritise the sustainable disposal of all metal waste, no matter the sector.

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Waste Oil

From airports to garages and pubs to construction sites, we are at the ready to handle the collection and sustainable disposal of your waste oil.

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Fridge / Freezers Waste

You can always count on NRC to collect, break down and recycle each part of your waste fridge freezers.

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Inert Waste (Bricks, Concrete, Soil, Stone)

If your construction site or factory produces lots of inert waste, look no further than NRC. We have the expertise and infrastructure to efficiently manage it all.

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Plasterboard Waste

Whether you’re in facilities management or construction, count on NRC to dispose of your plasterboard waste in the most environmentally friendly way.

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Wood Waste

From wood packaging, pallets and timber, to any other type of wood scraps, we can help you handle it in a clean, green and compliant way.

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Paper Waste

Paper waste is a natural byproduct of most industries. It’s also one of the easiest materials to recycle – hand it over to NRC and count on us for reliable collections and honest prices.

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PVC Waste

PVC is one of the most widely used types of plastics and can be found in anything from clothing to piping. If you need help managing your PVC waste, look no further than NRC.

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Waste partners

Sustainable business waste management in Exeter

We’re committed to keeping our planet clean, and proudly keep 99% of all collected waste out of landfills. Of that, 43% is recycled and 56% is converted into green energy. Many of our customers even achieve zero waste to landfill.

Thanks to our partnerships with the best waste and recycling businesses across the UK, you can always count on us for reliable services and sustainable solutions.

Case Studies

Brands we work with

We proudly work with both independent SMEs and large household name brands in Exeter. Call our team today and we can book in your tailored business waste collections.

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Sanctuary Students

34% reduction in general waste volume

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Increase in recycling of over 300%

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31% of the waste was recycled, 65% of it was recovered

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Reduced general waste cost by 40%


“NRC completed a full site audit and advised us on improvements we could make increasing recycling and reducing costs. They worked with our team to help everyone understand what we are trying to achieve. We have since invested in new equipment and the waste management process is much more efficient – and we now recycle over 90% of our waste. The NRC team are responsive and attend site whenever we need them.”

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Operating nationwide

No matter how many sites you have or where you’re based, we have every corner of the UK covered.

Reliable partnerships

We work with community-focused organisations that have family values, so you know you’ll never be stuck with unreliable waste removals again.


Efficient solutions

Our commitment to excellence and efficiency means you can always expect a 5-star service every step of the way.



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Streamlined business waste management in Exeter

You can always expect transparency and a straightforward approach to our business waste management services in Exeter. Say goodbye to confusing customer service, as we serve as your one-stop-shop for all billing and reporting needs.

Wherever you are in Exeter, our dedicated account managers have it all under control — from accurate billing and timely scheduling to ensuring you have the right waste containers on site, on time.

Not sure how often you need waste collections in Exeter? Our team’s ready to assist. Following a free waste audit, we’ll provide a solution customised to your budget and business needs.

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Why choose NRC for Exeter business waste management?


Full transparency

We stick firmly to all health, safety, and environmental rules. And, in the name of transparency, we always let you know what happened to your waste with detailed reports.


Customer orientated

When it comes to business waste disposal in Exeter, our expertise is unmatched. We promise to give you honest and reliable advice every step of the way.


Reactive & responsive

We know how hectic business can get, which is why we’ll never waste your time – our teams are on hand to help wherever you need.


Value for money

We offer top-quality services that are both efficient and wallet-friendly – here, it’s all about value for money.



We only work with waste management companies that share our passion for sustainability, helping us to fully prioritise recycling and green energy.


Nationwide coverage

Scattered across the UK? No worries. Our wide network ensures the same excellent service, no matter where you are or how many sites you have.


One point of contact

We take care of the full waste collection process, so you only ever need to talk to one person. We like to keep things simple and hassle-free.

Local Service

Local service deliveries

We work with local, independent waste companies, keeping your money in the community and avoiding big, impersonal corporations.


Simple flexible approach

Whether your business is booming or downsizing, we’ll tweak our services to suit you, with no sneaky fees or contract changes.

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Commercial bins collected in Exeter

With a full selection of hire bins, containers, sacks and skips at the ready, you can count on us to handle all of your business waste needs in Exeter.

The sectors we serve in Exeter

If your business creates a lot of waste, we’ve got a solution for you. Our Exeter waste management service can be tailored to make things smooth, boost your recycling, and save you money, regardless of which sector you work in.

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plastic waste

From general waste office bins to leftover kitchen scraps, we’ve got you covered. Office waste is one of the easiest to remove and recycle, so you can trust us to make your office clean-up hassle-free and environmentally responsible.

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Managing Agents

If you’re juggling waste management for multiple properties, we’ve got the nationwide solution you need.

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Facilities Management

Facilities management spans various sectors and industries. Luckily, we have the necessary resources and equipment to effortlessly collect and dispose of all facilities’ waste.

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Care Homes

Care homes produce large amounts of food, clinical, and general waste. That’s where NRC steps in, ensuring safe, efficient and reliable waste solutions.

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For warehouses churning out recyclables like plastics, cardboard, and more, we’re your go-to for budget-friendly waste disposal.

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Storage Companies

Storage companies can rely on us for regular collection and disposal of mixed bulky waste, including furniture, machinery, pallets, plastic sheeting, metal, and more.

Distribution & Logistics

Be it packaging debris, spoiled products, or broken equipment, we’ve mastered the art of handling all types of logistics waste.


We offer wholesalers a cost-effective and environmentally friendly way to efficiently sort, and collect their waste, recycling as much as possible every time.

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Do you have bulky waste from your charity efforts? We’re experts in offering affordable waste solutions tailored to your charitable needs.


Frequently asked questions

What are the benefits of business waste management?

Proper business waste management, like what we offer at NRC, can:

  • Reduce their environmental impact
  • Save money on waste disposal costs
  • Improve their reputation
  • Comply with environmental regulations

Sounds good? Get in touch with our teams for a free waste audit and quote that’s tailored to your budget and business needs.

How much does it cost to dispose of commercial waste in Exeter?

The cost of disposing commercial waste in Exeter can change based on a few things, like:

  • The type and amount of waste
  • The collection frequency
  • The number of service locations

Do you need reliable business waste collections in Exeter? Then get in touch with us today.

What are the legal requirements for commercial waste disposal in Exeter?

The legal requirements surrounding commercial waste management in Exeter help you and your business stay compliant and avoid legal action. They cover a wide range of topics, such as:

  • Permits
  • Proper labelling and packaging
  • Recordkeeping
  • Illegal dumping
  • Using licensed waste carriers
  • Reporting hazardous waste

Handling business waste in Exter and across the UK

We partner with independent waste and recycling companies that we’ve handpicked based on their expertise, values, and reliability, so wherever your site is in the UK, you can be assured that you’ll get 5-star quality service.

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