Recycling in Rowen

Wash and squash plastic milk bottles before recycling

Compostable fish and chip box from Woosey’s Catch of Conwy







Household Recycling Centres. Mochdre and Abergele.
Click here for information and price list.

Rowen’s doorstep waste collection day is Monday, anytime from 7am to 3pm.
Our black wheelie bins are emptied every four weeks.  Click here  to check your dates.

Recycling in Rowen public car park…
Modular bank for glass bottles, tin cans and paper.
Two igloos for soft plastics, eg. pop bottles, margarine tubs, but not hard plastics, eg. CD cases.  No plastic bags or plastic sacks please.
Shoes bank
Textiles bank
CD’s and books can be exchanged in Rowen’s Telephone Kiosk Information Point, T-kip.

The recycling area is not a dumping ground for commercial catering waste, domestic rubbish, furniture, builders’ waste etc.  This is  fly-tipping and offenders may be prosecuted.
You can report fly-tipping to Conwy Council via

How can we reduce plastic waste?
Say No thanks to polystyrene fish and chip boxes.
Biodegradable boxes are readily available at…
Woosey’s Catch of Conwy,  Gyffin
Barnacles, Mostyn St, Llandudno
Enoch’s, Llandudno Junction.
Do you know of any others?

You can give unwanted items away on Trash Nothing Conwy, which is similar to the old Conwy FreeCycle.  Old pallets, flatscreen TV and a guinea pig hutch were all on offer one day recently.
Or you can email us with unwanted items for collection, and we will add them to our weekly Rowen email newsletter, eg. Old shed, greenhouse, horticultural glass, timber etc.  Email

Useful websites  for ideas on using less plastic
Conwy Friends of the Earth


Updated 16/03/2018

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