C B Environmental Ltd

For responsible waste disposal; recycling; recycled aggregates; fully licensed Scrap Metal Dealers and authorised End of Life Vehicle facility C B Environmental Ltd offers professional waste services at competitive prices.

From Aberystwyth to Bow Street, Borth, Machynlleth, Capel Dewi, Penrhyncoch, Capel Bangor, Goginan, Ponterwyd, Llanilar, Llanrhystud, Llanon, Aberaeron, New Quay and the Tregaron areas.

To contact C B Environmental Ltd Tel: 01970-880800 or click here

  • Incorporated in 1998, following the successful tendering for Ceredigion County Council’s Waste Transfer Station in Aberystwyth.
  • In 2001 the company secured contracts for managing the 2 local Civic Amenity sites.
  • 2005 saw the purchase of a plot of land for the construction of a Materials Recovery Facility.
  • The company’s Quality Management System was registered in 2010 for ISO 9001 accreditation.
  • Since 2011 the company has received the Green Dragon Award for its Environmental Management System.
  • The company has been accredited by Constructing Excellence in Wales with the Green Compass (PAS 402) scheme for Performance Reporting with regards to Waste Resource Management. “Green Compass is a scheme that gives anyone disposing of waste, not just construction waste, the certainty it will be collected, checked, recycled or disposed of in an environmentally sound fashion.” - quote from Constructing Excellence in Wales website.
  • In 2011 our compost was accredited with PAS 100 by the Association for Organics Recycling.
  • C B Environmental Ltd is an affiliated organisation with the Chartered Institution for Wastes Management.
  • We are committed to reducing the impact on the environment by installing various renewable energy systems e.g. rainwater harvesting, solar PV and Solar Thermal.
  • In 2014 we became fully licenced Scrap Metal Dealers and Rheidol Recycling Park became an authorised End of Life Vehicle facility.

  • Public weighbridge routinely calibrated and certified by Trading Standards.

Rheidol Recycling Park (01970 624347)

Open 08:00 to 17:00, Monday to Friday 

Since 2007 the company’s main waste management operations have been carried out at this custom built facility on the Glanyrafon Industrial Estate just outside Aberystwyth. Development continues on-site with additional infrastructure being constructed to accommodate increasing throughput and to increase waste management efficiency.

Materials recycled in-company or sent to a registered recycling facility:

  • Cardboard, paper & books
  • Green waste
  • Wood & chipboard
  • Fluorescent Tubes
  • Polystyrene
  • Electrical appliances
  • Plasterboard
  • Soil
  • Farm plastic wrap
  • Inert waste (rubble)
  • Tyres
  • Plate glass
  • Car batteries
  • Refrigerators & freezers
  • Scrap metal
  • Construction & demolition waste
  • uPVC

Please note: Gate prices reflect the value of the waste as a potential commodity and as such we can charge less for separated waste than mixed waste.

Primary and Recycled Aggregates, Soil and Compost Sales

  • We produce a range of washed sand and aggregates at the local gravel pit which are available for purchase at Rheidol Recycling Park.
  • A range of recycled aggregates are produced at Rheidol Recycling Park in line with a fully documented quality protocol including laboratory analysis for a suite of BS EN tests.
  • Subject to availability green waste compost (from a PAS100 accredited facility) and recovered soil is also available at Rheidol Recycling Park.
  • All products are available loose or in bulk bags (please order in advance).
  • A delivery service is available for all our products (at additional cost).
  • Please telephone 01970-624347 or email (info@cbenvironmental.co.uk) for product enquiries and current prices.




0 – 4mm Sand

Washed river sand (coarse)

General building and bedding slabs and blocks

5 – 14mm Pipe Bedding

Washed and graded

Suitable for 4” perforated pipe

5 – 14mm Pipe Bedding

Washed and graded

Suitable for 6” perforated pipe, garden paths

20 - 50mm Drainage Stone

Washed and graded

Soakaways, drainage channels

50 – 70mm Drainage Stone

Washed and graded

Soakaways, drainage channels

1 - 20 mm Chippings

From washed and crushed stone

Concrete, drainage

0 – 20mm Ballast

  2:1 chippings and sand





0 - 5 mm ‘Duff’

Quality Protocol compliant (Recycled concrete sand)

Bedding slabs and blocks, concrete

0 - 20mm ‘Planings’

Quality Protocol compliant (Recycled Bitumen Material)

Drives and paths

0 - 63mm ‘Crush and Run’

Quality Protocol compliant

Infill (low grade)

0 - 63mm Recycled Scalpings 

Quality Protocol compliant

Class 1 sub-base, structural infill, hard standing

50 – 70mm Drainage stone

Quality Protocol compliant

Soakaways, free draining infill

Recovered Soil

Screened and blended with soil improver – bought in

Landscaping & gardening

0 – 20mm Soil Improver

PAS 100 compliant green waste compost – bought in

Landscaping & gardening