Paper skips and Collection Systems

We can provide a wide range of waste paper recycling bins, waste paper containers and waste paper skips and can arrange a collection frequency to provide a convenient and cost effective solution for your waste paper recycling requirements.

Closed Containers

Ideal For

  • Loose or small bales of waste cardboard
  • Material for security shredding (Bags / archive boxes / loose)
  • Material for product destruction (Bags / boxes / loose)
  • Any waste paper that needs to be kept safe and secure
  • Areas with space and / or height restrictions
  • Moderate volumes of waste (Up to 3 tons capacity)

Main Features:

  • All containers refurbished and re-painted
  • Full "Highlander Paper recycling" livery
  • Aesthetically pleasing and easy to load
  • Fully lockable and padlock slot in place
  • Walk-in containers for hand loading


Compactor Containers

Ideal For

  • Operations with compactor equipment
  • Areas with space and / or height restrictions
  • Larger volumes of waste (Up to 4 tons capacity)

Main Features:

  • All containers refurbished and re-painted
  • Full "Highlander Paper recycling" livery
  • Aesthetically pleasing and easy to load
  • Manufactured to "CHEM" Specification to fit ANY compactor equipment


Tail-lift Van

For smaller, local collections of items such as bags, tubs, small bales of cardboard / polythene etc. we have added a tail-lift box van to the fleet – this allows heavier items to be collected and lifted onto our van without the requirement of a forklift truck or other mechanical lifting aid. With smaller dimensions than normal collection trucks, this van is ideal for tight spaces / city centre collections or loading areas with height restrictions.

Ideal For

  • City centre or restricted loading areas
  • Heavy items, where no lifting equipment is in place
  • Areas with space and / or height restrictions
  • Smaller volumes of waste (Up to 1 ton capacity)

Main Features:

  • All vehicles refurbished and re-painted
  • Full "Highlander Paper recycling" livery
  • Aesthetically pleasing and easy to load
  • Small & nimble – can fit into most loading areas

Open Top Containers

Ideal For

  • Loose or small bales of waste cardboard
  • Areas with space and / or height restrictions
  • Loading of waste paper from loading bays
  • Loading with forklift tipper / drop bottom skips
  • Heavy and bulky waste loaded mechanically (grabs etc.)
  • Larger volumes of waste (Up to 3 tons capacity)

Main Features:

  • All containers refurbished and re-painted
  • Full "Highlander Paper recycling" livery
  • Aesthetically pleasing and easy to load
  • Fully lockable and padlock slot in place
  • Walk-in containers for hand loading


Sliding Roof Containers

Ideal For

  • Loose or small bales of waste cardboard
  • Areas with space and / or height restrictions
  • Loading from top of skip, while keeping material dry
  • Loading with forklift tipper / drop bottom skips
  • Heavy and bulky waste loaded mechanically (grabs etc.)
  • Larger volumes of waste (Up to 3 tons capacity)

Main Features:

  • All containers refurbished and re-painted
  • Full "Highlander Paper recycling" livery
  • Aesthetically pleasing and easy to load
  • Fully lockable and padlock slot in place
  • Walk-in containers for hand loading


Curtain Side Trucks

For average to large volumes, local or further afield collections of items such as bags, tubs, pallets and large bales of any recyclable paper grade, we have added small and large sized curtain side trucks to the fleet – this allows heavier items such as pallets or bales to be collected, with the aid of your own forklift truck or other lifting equipment.

Truck "Curtain side" Collection Capacity:

  • Highlander Articulated truck: Up to 28 Tons (net weight of material)
  • Highlander Multi-driver 7.5 ton curtain: Up to 3 Tons (net weight of material)
  • Highlander 26 ton curtain & tail lift:: Up to 13 Tons (net weight of material)

7.5 ton truck ideal for:

  • Smaller, city centre or restricted loading areas
  • Areas with space and / or height restrictions

26 ton & articulated truck ideal for:

  • Average to Large volumes of Cardboard / polythene (Up to 28 tons)
  • Large volumes of pallets / boxes of redundant paper (Up to 28 tons)
  • Printers waste in tubs / cages / forklift containers
  • Large bales of Cardboard / polythene / paper

Main features (All trucks):

  • All vehicles refurbished and re-painted
  • Full "Highlander Paper recycling" livery
  • Aesthetically pleasing and easy to load
  • Part load collections of loose or bales possible
  • Maximum payloads of 28 tons achievable






We are confident the range of collection equipment we employ will suit your specific requirements - please contact us at 01355 524 215 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to arrange your free waste audit and recycling improvement proposals document. Thank you for your interest in our company - we hope to be of assistance to you in the very near future.