Wood Recycling Services

A R Richards are able to offer a comprehensive wood recycling solutions for all. Clean/ untreated waste wood is suitable to be processed into animal bedding, landscaping or equestrian surfaces. We are able to take Grade A-C Wood as well as Hazardous Grade D wood at our MRF’s in Shropshire.


Wood Recycling

With large clean tipping facilities any size vehicle is accepted. We accept wood waste from the following sectors:

  • Waste management
  • Demolition
  • Building contractors
  • Landscapers
  • General public (in the form of skips)
  • Warehousing units
  • Commercial premises

We have worked hard over the past 5 years to grow a large Wood Recycling point at our MRF in Stoke Heath. With our location in rural Shropshire we are able to support all our clients in offering a cost effective land-fill diverted wood recycling option.

Unlike a number of companies we can accept all wood Grades, see more about wood grades below. In addition we sell various Wood Chip bedding options, as well as hard and soft wood sleepers. If you are looking to dispose of wood waste contact us today to see how we can help.

Grade C – Wooden door & window frames (no glass), painted soft wood, treated floor boards, roof trusses, MDF, plywood, fibreboard, bhipboard & all wooden furniture. This grade is sent for Biomass.

We can also accept Grade D wood at our Bensite premises located at TF9 2JJ. This grade consists of CCA treated products, railway sleepers & telegraph poles. This grade is sent to a specialist hazardous waste biomass plant.

Grades of Wood


Grade A Wood

Grade A Wood

Soft unpainted white wood including pallets, scaffold boards, joists, untreated floor boards, crates & clean boxes.

This grade will be reprocessed and sent for either the biomass (domestic and mon IED Chapter IV) or bedding markets.

Grade B Wood

Grade B Wood

Grade B wood is as Grade A, plus construction and demolition operations. Also domestic solid wood furniture would be classed as Grade B wood.

This is the preferred feedstock for industrial wood processing operations.

Grade C Wood

Grade C Wood

Our most popular grade. Grade C is all of Grade A & B but also includes flat pack furniture made from board products. Grade C wood typically is used as biomass fuels.
We offer a competitive gate fee for Grade C wood waste contact James today.

Grade D Wood

Grade D Wood

Grade D wood is hazardous wood. It requires disposal at facilities licensed to accept hazardous waste, such as Bensite. Agricultural fencing, telegraph poles and railway sleepers are Grade D wood.
Contact the team today for Grade D Wood Waste Prices as they do fluctuate.

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