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Smurfit Kappa Recycling

We provide recycling solutions to ensure our clients cardboard and paper is recycled responsibly, efficiently and reliably

Working with public and private sector organisations, we develop recovery solutions to meet your recycling requirements. We purchase and recover cardboard, paper, plastics and provide security shredding services.

Guaranteed market for your waste    

Recovered fibres from recycled paper and board are a major raw material for our paper mills and packaging plants. Our integrated structure ensures that we continue to provide a stable outlet for material, even when markets deteriorate.

Collection services

No matter how your recycling is presented to us and in what amount, we have a range of collection equipment and vehicles to ensure it is collected efficiently. Our collection equipment ranges includes:  wheeled containers, pallet boxes, open or self-pressing containers, stationery and baling presses. Our fleet of vehicles ensure we have the flexibility to meet your collection needs.

Purchasing of waste paper and board

Recovered paper is a global commodity and therefore we purchase materials at competitive rates. We purchase a wide range of paper and board which are detailed our Recovered Paper products section.

1.02 Mixed papers and boards (sorted)

A mixture of various qualities of paper and board, containing a maximum of 40% of newspapers and magazines. This category normally consists 100% POST-CONSUMER MATERIAL according to FSC STD 40.007. The content of all supplies meet the definitions and the descriptions given in the CEPI EN643 standard.

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1.02 Mixed papers and boards (sorted)

A mixture of various qualities of paper and board, containing a maximum of 40% of newspapers and magazines. This category normally consists 100% POST-CONSUMER MATERIAL according to FSC STD 40.007. The content of all supplies meet the definitions and the descriptions given in the CEPI EN643 standard.

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1.03 Grey board

Printed and unprinted white lined and unlined grey board or mixed board, free from corrugated material. This category normally consists 100% PRE-CONSUMER MATERIAL according to FSC STD 40.007. The content of all supplies meet the definitions and the descriptions given in the CEPI EN643 standard

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1.03 Grey board

Printed and unprinted white lined and unlined grey board or mixed board, free from corrugated material. This category normally consists 100% PRE-CONSUMER MATERIAL according to FSC STD 40.007. The content of all supplies meet the definitions and the descriptions given in the CEPI EN643 standard

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1.04 Supermarket corrugated paper and board

Used paper and board packaging, containing a minumum of 70% of currugated board, the rest being solid board and wrapping papers. This category normally consists 100% POST-CONSUMER MATERIAL according to FSC STD 40.007 The content of all supplies meet the definitions and the descriptions given in the CEPI EN643 standard

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1.04 Supermarket corrugated paper and board

Used paper and board packaging, containing a minumum of 70% of currugated board, the rest being solid board and wrapping papers. This category normally consists 100% POST-CONSUMER MATERIAL according to FSC STD 40.007 The content of all supplies meet the definitions and the descriptions given in the CEPI EN643 standard

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1.05 Old corrugated containers (OCC)

Used boxes and sheets of corrugated board of various qualities. This category normally consists 100% POST-CONSUMER MATERIAL according to FSC STD 40.007. The content of all supplies meet the definitions and the descriptions given in the CEPI EN643 standard

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1.05 Old corrugated containers (OCC)

Used boxes and sheets of corrugated board of various qualities. This category normally consists 100% POST-CONSUMER MATERIAL according to FSC STD 40.007. The content of all supplies meet the definitions and the descriptions given in the CEPI EN643 standard

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1.08 Mixed newspapers & magazines 1

A mixture of newspapers and magazines, containing a minimum of 50% of newspapers, with or without glue. This category normally consists 100% POST-CONSUMER MATERIAL according to FSC STD 40.007. The content of all supplies meet the definitions and the descriptions given in the CEPI EN643 standard

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1.08 Mixed newspapers & magazines 1

A mixture of newspapers and magazines, containing a minimum of 50% of newspapers, with or without glue. This category normally consists 100% POST-CONSUMER MATERIAL according to FSC STD 40.007. The content of all supplies meet the definitions and the descriptions given in the CEPI EN643 standard

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1.10 Mixed magazines and newspapers

A mixture of newspapers and magazines, containning a minimum of 60% of magazines, with or without glue. This category normally consists 100% POST-CONSUMER MATERIAL according to FSC STD 40.007.

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1.10 Mixed magazines and newspapers

A mixture of newspapers and magazines, containning a minimum of 60% of magazines, with or without glue. This category normally consists 100% POST-CONSUMER MATERIAL according to FSC STD 40.007.

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1.11 Sorted graphic paper for deinking

Sorted graphic paper from households, newspapers and magazines, each at a minimum of 40%. The percentage of nondeinkable paper and board should be reduced over time to a maximum level of 1.5%. The actual percentage is to be negotiated between buyer and seller. This category normally consists 100% POST-CONSUMER MATERIAL according to FSC STD 40.007.

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1.11 Sorted graphic paper for deinking

Sorted graphic paper from households, newspapers and magazines, each at a minimum of 40%. The percentage of nondeinkable paper and board should be reduced over time to a maximum level of 1.5%. The actual percentage is to be negotiated between buyer and seller. This category normally consists 100% POST-CONSUMER MATERIAL according to FSC STD 40.007.

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2.02.01 Unsold newspapers (no flexo printing allowed)

Unsold daily newspapers, free from additional inserts or illustrated material coloured in the mass, strings allowed. No flexo-graphic printed material allowed. This category normally consists 100% PRE-CONSUMER MATERIAL according to FSC STD 40.007. The content of all supplies meet the definitions and the descriptions given in the CEPI EN643 standard

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2.02.01 Unsold newspapers (no flexo printing allowed)

Unsold daily newspapers, free from additional inserts or illustrated material coloured in the mass, strings allowed. No flexo-graphic printed material allowed. This category normally consists 100% PRE-CONSUMER MATERIAL according to FSC STD 40.007. The content of all supplies meet the definitions and the descriptions given in the CEPI EN643 standard

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2.03 Lightly printed white shavings

Lightly printed white shavings, mainly mechanical pulp-based paper. This category normally consists 100% PRE-CONSUMER MATERIAL according to FSC STD 40.007. The content of all supplies meet the definitions and the descriptions given in the CEPI EN643 standard

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2.03 Lightly printed white shavings

Lightly printed white shavings, mainly mechanical pulp-based paper. This category normally consists 100% PRE-CONSUMER MATERIAL according to FSC STD 40.007. The content of all supplies meet the definitions and the descriptions given in the CEPI EN643 standard

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2.03.01 Lightly printed white shavings without glue

Lightly printed white shavings, mainly mechanical pulp-based paper, without glue. This category normally consists 100% PRE-CONSUMER MATERIAL according to FSC STD 40.007. The content of all supplies meet the definitions and the descriptions given in the CEPI EN643 standard.

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2.03.01 Lightly printed white shavings without glue

Lightly printed white shavings, mainly mechanical pulp-based paper, without glue. This category normally consists 100% PRE-CONSUMER MATERIAL according to FSC STD 40.007. The content of all supplies meet the definitions and the descriptions given in the CEPI EN643 standard.

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2.04 Heavily printed white shavings

Heavily printed white shavings, mainly mechanical pulp-based paper. This category normally consists 100% PRE-CONSUMER MATERIAL according to FSC STD 40.007. The content of all supplies meet the definitions and the descriptions given in the CEPI EN643 standard

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2.04 Heavily printed white shavings

Heavily printed white shavings, mainly mechanical pulp-based paper. This category normally consists 100% PRE-CONSUMER MATERIAL according to FSC STD 40.007. The content of all supplies meet the definitions and the descriptions given in the CEPI EN643 standard

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2.04.01 Heavily printed white shavings without glue

Heavily printed white shavings, mainly mechanical pulp-based paper, without glue. This category normally consists 100% PRE-CONSUMER MATERIAL according to FSC STD 40.007. The content of all supplies meet the definitions and the descriptions given in the CEPI EN643 standard

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2.04.01 Heavily printed white shavings without glue

Heavily printed white shavings, mainly mechanical pulp-based paper, without glue. This category normally consists 100% PRE-CONSUMER MATERIAL according to FSC STD 40.007. The content of all supplies meet the definitions and the descriptions given in the CEPI EN643 standard

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2.05 Sorted office paper

This category normally consists 100% Pre-Consumer material according to FSC STD 40.007 The content of all supplies meet the definitions and the descriptions given in the CEPI EN643 standard

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2.05 Sorted office paper

This category normally consists 100% Pre-Consumer material according to FSC STD 40.007 The content of all supplies meet the definitions and the descriptions given in the CEPI EN643 standard

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2.08 Coloured woodfree magazines

Coated or uncoated magazines, white or coloured in the mass, free from non-flexible covers, bindings, non-dispersible inks and adhesives, poster papers, labels or label trim. May include heavily printed circulars and coloured in the mass shavings. Containing a maximum of 10% mechanical pulp-based papers. This category normally consists 100% PRE-CONSUMER MATERIAL according to FSC STD 40.007 The content of all supplies meet the definitions and the descriptions given in the CEPI EN643 standard

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2.08 Coloured woodfree magazines

Coated or uncoated magazines, white or coloured in the mass, free from non-flexible covers, bindings, non-dispersible inks and adhesives, poster papers, labels or label trim. May include heavily printed circulars and coloured in the mass shavings. Containing a maximum of 10% mechanical pulp-based papers. This category normally consists 100% PRE-CONSUMER MATERIAL according to FSC STD 40.007 The content of all supplies meet the definitions and the descriptions given in the CEPI EN643 standard

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3.15.01 White mechanical pulp-based paper containing coated paper

Shavings and sheets of white unprinted mechanical pulp-based coated paper. This category normally consists 100% PRE-CONSUMER MATERIAL according to FSC STD 40.007.

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3.15.01 White mechanical pulp-based paper containing coated paper

Shavings and sheets of white unprinted mechanical pulp-based coated paper. This category normally consists 100% PRE-CONSUMER MATERIAL according to FSC STD 40.007.

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Smurfit Kappa Recycling UK – Head Office
Amington, 17 Galena Close, Amington, Tamworth, Staffs, B77 4AS
Tel: 01827 892 100

Recycling Plants at

Glasgow
37-49 Vermont Street, Glasgow, G41 1LT
Tel:  0141 429 5426

Blackburn
Premier Business Park, Crofthead Road, Whitebirk Ind Estate, Blackburn, Lancs, BB1 5SW
Tel:  01254 664 269

Nottingham
Moreland Street, Nottingham. NG2 3GQ
Tel:  0115 986 2071

Birmingham
Duddeston Road Mill Road, Saltley, Birmingham, B8 1AB
Tel: 0121 328 5033

Tamworth
Birch Coppice Business Park, Dordon, Tamworth, Staffs, B78 1SZ
Tel: 01827 892 100

Snodland
The Mill, Snodland, Kent, ME6 5AX
Tel:  01634 241 899

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