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Recycled Aggregates

Recycled Aggregates are the fastest growing product within the aggregate industry. At Willis & Ainsworth we are able to supply a range of products to suit your needs including: Certified Recycled Type 1, 10mm shingle and 20mm Recycled Gravel, BS3882 Grade A Soil, Grade B Soil and Fill materials such as Pipe Bedding Sand and Large Crushed Concrete.

Why Use Recycled Material

Recycled Aggregates can be a cheaper alternative to Primary Aggregates. They offer people looking to take on bigger jobs a way to cut down on costs, you have to be careful though as not all products are up to the same standard as Primary Materials.

  • Topsoil Grade A

    Grade A topsoil is an 8mm, 10mm or 12mm recycled screened soil. Occasionally we can get it with a valid BS3882:2007 certificate. Our Grade A topsoil has been screened but due to its nature it is a slightly heavier soil than some soil.  It has a...

  • Grade B Topsoil

    Topsoil Grade B

    Grade B Soil is a 20mm recycled screened soil. Because grade B topsoil has been screened to 20mm it means it helps with the drainage of the ground around it. Grade B soil is very good for building up levels and infilling ground. It can be used for...

  • Type 1 Recycled Hardcore

    Type 1 Recycled Hardcore

    Type 1 Recycled is a mixture of 40mm crushed concrete including; concrete brick and tarmac. Type 1 recycled sub base is one of the few tested recycled materials. It it tested in compliance for the Ministry of Transport specification clause SHW 803...

  • 80-40mm Crushed –No Fines

    80-40mm Crushed No Fines

    80-40mm Crushed no fines is an alternative to 40mm, rejects or oversized drainage materials. It is commonly used for drainage but can be used as free draining sub base. Due to its shape and sizing it drains water very well but it also knits together well...

  • 40mm Recycled Shingle

    40mm Recycled Shingle

    40mm Recycled Shingle is made from crushed concrete, brick and reclaimed gravel. The material is usually angular due do it being crushed and screened during the recycling process. Like "rejects" it very good for drainage and is ideal for use in soak...

  • 20mm Recycled Shingle

    20mm Recycled Shingle

    20mm Recycled Shingle is made from crushed concrete, brick and reclaimed gravel. Unlike 20mm Primary Gravel(s), Recycled Gravel is not a decorative material and we do not suggest laying it on a driveway as a decorative shingle or stone. It is ideal...

  • 10mm Recycled Shingle

    10mm Recycled Shingle

    10mm Recycled Shingle is made from crushed concrete, brick and reclaimed gravel. Unlike 10mm Primary Gravel, Recycled Gravel is not a decorative material and we do not suggest laying on driveways and paths as a decorative shingle or stone. It is...

  • Road Planings

    Road Planings

    Road Planings are a by product of road and path resurfacing. Over the last 10 years or so road planings have gone from being a very cheap, if not free, alternative to Scalpings or Type 1 to being more expensive due to its handling costs. Road planings,...