Approved Authorised Treatment Facility (AATF) and WEEE Compliance


Colwick Recycling is an Approved Authorised Treatment Facility, AATF, licenced by the Environment Agency – Licence number WEE/DN0002ZS/ATF.

WEEE Compliance

The purpose built WEEE recycling centre operated by Colwick Recycling is built to handle the safe and effective recycling of the full range of Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment categories covered by the WEEE Directive detailed below;

  1. Large household appliances
  2. Small household appliances
  3. IT and telecommunications equipment
  4. Consumer equipment
  5. Lighting equipment
  6. Electrical and electronic tools (with the exception of large-scale stationary industrial tools)
  7. Toys, leisure and sports equipment
  8. Medical devices (with the exception of all implanted and infected products)
  9. Monitoring and control instruments
  10. Automatic dispensers
  11. Display screens
  12. Cooling appliances
  13. Gas discharge lamps and LED light sources
  14. Photovoltaic panels

Waste Handling Licences

Colwick Recycling also hold the following licenses issued by the Environment Agency

  • F Gas Registered
  • Waste Carriers Licence
  • Storage, Sorting, Shredding and Recovery
  • T11 Refurbishment
  • Recovery Of Scrap Metal
  • Hardeners Waste Producer

For more information regarding our licenses can be found on the Environment Agency’s public register – here