For health and safety reasons, our recycling centres do not accept non-household gas bottles. Acceptable types are listed below (quantities are restricted to five of each type, within a six month period).
Cylinders remain the property of the gas company and should be returned to a local dealer of the company owning the cylinder. Medical cylinders should be returned to the issuing medical centre.
The following four parent companies have responsibility for the majority of cylinders:
- Calor Gas (Brooksight Ltd) Tel: 0207 731 1221.
- BP (Synergy Asset Services Ltd) Tel: 01304 827 277.
- Flogas Tel: 0845 6015176.
- BOC Tel: 0800 111333.
Cylinder retrieval south west (CRSW) collect bottles for a charge. Tel: 07786 273782
For more information see the Liquid Petroleum Gas Association website.