Cardboard and Paper

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Let us recycle your cardboard and paper
recycling cardboard
  • We offer recycling services for an array of fibre grades
  • Drop off or local collection service available for small volumes
  • Bulking and baling solutions offered for improved onsite waste handling
  • UK-wide collection service for baled material
  • Very competitive on bulk, split loads
  • Skip and waste management companies welcome
  • Preferential rates for single stream loads direct from client to mill

Competitive Prices Paid for Cardboard and Paper

loose cardboard
cardboard cores
white paper
test liner recycling

Cardboard Specification

Download our full Cardboard specification.

This cardboard specification relates to all cardboard received at E Team Ltd. This covers:

  • Loose
  • Small bales
  • Mill-sized bales
  • Skip/Compactor loads

Customers should produce material which meets the following specifications within the tolerances set out below.

Mill-sized bales should contain uniform material to meet the material specification.

5% Tolerance

  • Newspapers
  • Magazines and pamphlets
  • Grey and brown carton board
  • Kraft paper
  • White office paper
  • Printers waste
  • Envelopes
  • Catalogues
  • Books
  • Telephone directories
  • Soft cores

Unwanted Material

There is no tolerance for any of the following and loads may be subject to a handling/disposal fee if present:

  • Metals
  • Cans
  • Plastic bottles and cups
  • Plastic film/polystyrene
  • Plastic rigids
  • Any other plastic
  • Pallet strapping
  • Wall paper
  • Wax/Label Paper
  • Carbon paper
  • Tetrapak
  • Self-adhesive paper
  • Hand Towels
  • Tissue paper


There is no tolerance for any of the following and loads may be rejected if present:

  • Food Waste
  • Egg cartons/boxes
  • Garden Waste
  • Gloves
  • Medical Hygiene Waste
  • Hazardous Materials (e.g. paint, chemicals, oil, asbestos)
  • Nappies
  • Concrete, soil, stone and brick
  • Glass
  • Bitumen
  • Wood & pallets
  • Electrical equipment/cable
  • Textiles
  • Rubber
  • Batteries

Cleanliness: Material must be free of dirt, grit, fire damage and should not be mouldy

Moisture: Cardboard should be kept dry and could be subject to moisture claims if wet

Contact us today to discuss your recycling requirements