The Global Waste Marketplace

The global platform for trading in waste commodities.

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WasteTrade, an online waste trade platform, has revolutionised the waste industry by connecting buyers and sellers worldwide and will seamlessly calculate shipping costs, documentation, exchange rates and carbon footprint at the click of the button.

You can browse our consignments at your leisure and sort the listings to match your preferences whether it’s by material type, a specific plastic waste or country of origin.


List a Product

List a Product

Listing a product couldn’t be easier. Our simple, easy to use platforms allow waste producers to get the best price for their waste materials, quickly.

Choose the material, grade and quantity, upload some photos or video of the consignment and once checked by our quality assurance team, will go live and in front of thousands of potential buyers.

Full Transactional Coverage

Once a deal is agreed, you can track the entire sales and logistics through our dashboard. WasteTrade can handle everything for you from waste location to bill of lading, WasteTrade can handle the entire process. All you have to do is pay and unload.

All of our members are vetted to ensure quality loads, so you can rest assured you are dealing with like minded industry professionals and you can view members previous deals history and feedback, this is completely unedited and is only from actual transactions on WasteTrade.


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We have partnered with the organisation ThinkCarbon to offer the only platform in the world that not only shows you the best loads and gets the best price for your waste, but let’s the seller see which buyer would be the best for the environment.

On every offer, you will see a carbon rating that varies from 1 (very poor) to 5 (excellent) so companies can make an informed decision on the effects to the environment as well as financial when choosing the buyer of their waste.


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The UK government will require households to segregate plastic waste by type into different recycling bins to increase recycling rates and reduce plastic waste in landfills and incinerators. Critics have raised concerns about the cost and complexity of the changes, as well as the potential for reduced recycling rates and unclear motivations behind the policy….

March 22, 2023

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National Careers Week | An Interview With Liza Ambat

Liza Ambat is a Web Design and Development Executive here at WasteTrade, and is one of the newest members of the team. She has been with us just over two months and has settled into the team nicely. As it is Careers Week this week, we thought we would sit down with Liza to find…

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National Careers Week | An Interview With Victor Cojocaru

Victor Cojocaru is a Front-End Web Developer at WasteTrade and joined the team recently. Although he has only been here a short time, he has already made a positive impact since joining the team. We thought it would be great to sit down with him during Careers Week to learn more about his professional background,…

March 10, 2023

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National Careers Week | An Interview With Carla Fuller

Carla Fuller is an Online Support Specialist here at WasteTrade, and having started just under two months ago, she is one of the newest members of the team. With it being careers week, we took the opportunity to speak to Carla and learn more about her professional background, her experience at WasteTrade so far and…

March 10, 2023

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Frequently asked questions

WasteTrade is an online marketplace for the global waste industry. We bring both waste producers and processors and waste together in a supportive virtual environment to make dealing in waste commodities as easy and profitable as possible.

To get started on WasteTrade, you must first complete the registration process. Once you have submitted your information and we have reviewed and verified it, you will have full access to the WasteTrade marketplace. You can list your own waste materials for sale or place bis on the listings of other users; once you agree to a deal, sit back and let WasteTrade handle the transport, the compliance and the payments.

Using WasteTrade makes recycling waste commodities easier and more profitable, therefore serving as an incentive for businesses to recycle their scrap materials. As well as increasing the amount of waste that is recycled, thanks to partnership with ThinkCarbon, WasteTrade offers full carbon footprint visibility.

The global waste industry presents many barriers to businesses trying to recycle their materials, including: Compliance and regulation issues, transport and secure payments. As WasteTrade handles all of these issues, it has never been easier or more rewarding for businesses to ethically dispose of their waste.

On WasteTrade, buyers and sellers have full access to our marketplace. For sellers, we offer your materials exposure to our approved end users all around the world, increasing the likelihood of finding a suitable buyer. For buyers, we provide you the opportunity to source waste commodities from all around the world, increasing the availability of materials. For both parties, we organise transport, provide secure payments and ensure adherence to regulations.

With WasteTrade, your money is safe; as we secure payments from buyers before releasing the sellers materials.