O’Brien Waste Recycling Solutions is an innovative Waste Collection & Recycling Company based in the North East of England. Since our inception in 2006 our goal has been to provide environmentally friendly, multi-stream waste collection and recycling solutions for businesses of all sizes.

From bin & skip hire to confidential shredding, hazardous and WEEE management; all the waste materials we collect is separated and processed for recycling at one of our regional Material Recycling Facilities (MRFs).

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We can collect and / or process waste and do so for a number of the region’s councils (Newcastle City, North Tyneside, Durham County & Middlesbrough) and some of the North East’s largest organisations, such as Northumbria Police, Tyne & Wear Fire & Rescue Service, Northumbria & Newcastle University, the Freeman and RVI hospitals. All experience the benefit of our ‘working in partnership’ approach.

Our dedication to excellent customer service was recently recognised by winning the ‘Service of the Year’ Award at the North-East Business Awards.

North East Business Awards 2017 - Winner

O’Brien are one of the first UK waste recycling companies to achieve certification in the new 2015 versions of ISO 14001 and ISO 9001. We ensure your waste is taken care of legally.

From simple office waste collection to more complicated, multi-stream requirements our services include:

"Over the past 8 years we have been impressed with overall service and timely manner of collections from O’Brien"

Helen Hughes, Environmental Advisor, Newcastle International Airport