England Vs. Brazil – Recycling World Cup

In our last infographic post we examined the sheer scale of the waste management needed at an event like the 2014 World Cup – the staggering amount was waste produced and what is needed to tidy up once the fans head home. Although sadly an England vs. Brazil final is off the cards, thanks to some predictably woeful performances, we have decided to take a look and compare us and the home team in…

Posted on 8th July 2014

AMA World Cup Waste Shoot-Out

So the World Cup action is well under way and at AMA Skip Hire we've been working out some vital information. You've probably all been wondering how many football shirts can fit into a skip? Or how many skips fit onto a football pitch?

Posted on 24th June 2014

What can be put into a skip? And where can you dispose of these things?

Skip companies have varying rules of what can and can’t be put into a skip. The majority of these are the same, but may differ if they have the facilities to accommodate for specific items. These items are commonly queried but cannot be put into skips:

  • Fridges/freezers
  • Asbestos
  • Plasterboard
  • Batteries
  • TVs/Electronics
  • Paints/Solvents
  • Fluorescent lights
  • Tyres
  • Clinical/ medical…

Posted on 4th March 2014

Skip Hire over Christmas

Five reasons you need to hire a skip this Christmas and two issues you might come up against when you do.
Posted on 17th December 2013

Will Your Business Be Ready For The Waste Regulation Revolution

Scotland is on a mission to become a zero waste society, is your business ready for the new waste collection regulations coming into force in January 2014?
Posted on 25th October 2013