New times of business for county’s recycling centres
REVISED HOURS FRIENDS OF THE ENVIRONMENT TAKE NOTE OF CHANGES
AS OF last Monday the four recycling centres across County Wicklow started operating under new opening hours.
The Bray Recycling Centre and the Murrough Recycling Centre in Wicklow Town were also both shut on Monday for staff training.
The revised hours will see the Murrough Recycling Centre open from 9.30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday to Thursday, from 9.30 a.m. to 3.20 p.m. on a Friday and from 9.30 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday.
The Arklow Recycling Centre in Croghan Industrial Estate will now operate from 9.30 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Tuesday to Thursday, 9.30 a.m. to 3.30 p.m. on a Friday and on a Saturday from 9.30 a.m. to 2 p.m.. It will remain closed on Mondays.
The Avoca Recycling Centre, Ballymurtagh also doesn’t open on a Monday, or a Sunday. Its hours are from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. and 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday to Saturday.
The Bray Recycling Centre now opens Monday to Thursday from 9.30 a.m. to 4 p.m., 9.30 a.m. to 3.30 p.m. on a Friday and from 9.30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturdays.
The clean materials accepted free of charge are cardboard, plastic bottles and plastic wrapping, glass packaging, drink cans, steel packaging, milk and drink cartons (tetrapaks), newspapers and magazines, office papers, batteries (including car batteries), used electrical goods, fluorescent tubes and light bulbs, clothing and textiles, books, stamps, old cds, old phones, phone books, greeting cards, diaries, calendars, wrapping paper, old spectacle frames.
White polystyrene packaging is accepted at Arklow, Bray and the Murrough.