Phone number

01772 654321

Opening hours

  • Monday – Friday: 08:00am -17:30pm
  • Saturday: 08:00am - 12:00pm
  • Sunday: Closed


Recycling Lives
Unit D1/D2,
Red Scar Industrial Estate,

Skip Hire and General Waste Disposal for the best prices in Preston

Red Scar is our general waste processing site - a 4-acre facility with infrastructure to process waste materials like general waste, cardboard and plastics ready for recycling.

The site accepts all types of non-hazardous, household and green waste and offers skip hire services, through Skip Hire Network, with skips of all sizes, from four yarders to roll on, roll off bins, available to householders and businesses. 

Our Red Scar site also processes waste streams for commercial clients, ready for export or recycling and remanufacture by external partners. Its skilled team of recycling operatives work with specialist plant to process and reduce materials ahead of recycling.

Recycling Lives Preston (Red Scar) ACCEPTS:

  • General Waste
  • Wood
  • Plasterboard
  • Cardboard
  • Green Waste
  • Hardcore Waste
  • PVC Windows

We Don’t Accept:

  • End of life
  • Sealed container
    (gas bottles)
  • WEEE (Waste electrical & Electronic Equipment)
  • Ferrous & non-ferrous metals