Visit to the West Sussex recycling facility

Viridor Materials Recycling Facility SussexHave you ever wondered where your household recycling bin contents goes and what happens to it?  Well here is your chance to go and see for yourself.   The West Sussex County Council Ford Material Recycling Facility (MRF) operated by Viridor is opening its doors to West Sussex householders……………




On Thursday 12th September 2013 at 6.30pm and Friday 13th September at 10am and 12pm, Viridor will be offering tours free of charge to residents in West Sussex at the state-of-the-art MRF. Tours at the MRF, as seen on BBC’s Bang Goes the Theory programme, will allow householders to learn more about what happens to their recycling once it is collected from their home.

Viridor facility


The tour will last one hour. Places are limited so book early to avoid disappointment by calling 01903 712 620 or emailing


Tell friends, neighbours, colleagues, family members and anyone else you think would be interested in this great opportunity to see what happens to their kerbside recycling.


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“Greening Sussex by Sussex families”