Alternative Scrap and recycling provides integrated waste management services to a wide range of industries from manufacturing, mining and petro chemicals to oil and gas, construction, pharmaceuticals and automotive. By understanding the specific requirements of each company in each sector, aligning their strategy to their scrap solutions, we are able to provide innovative, sustainable solutions tailored to their needs.

Choose an innovative waste management provider that creates compliant and tailored solutions for your business and the environment. Our solutions are not only unique – specifically tailored to match your problem – they are also compliant in a rapidly changing world.


Recognising that recycling scrap into reusable materials has the double benefit of reducing the amount of waste reaching landfill sites and offering employment and income generating opportunities. We offer onsite  collection of recyclable materials such as paper, cardboard, plastic, glass and metals.


As landfill disposal remains the predominant means of waste management in South Africa. striving to reduce waste to landfill we are exploring the future development and management of landfill sites. Alternative Scrap and recycling can construct, re-engineer and manage any type of landfill site to ensure legal compliance, community and environmental safety and financial and operational sustainability.


Disposal, is a multi-faceted, logistically-demanding process of disposing waste in ways that are cost -effective, sustainable and environmentally safe. Alternative Scrap and Recycling offers ” Alternative ” disposal options recyclable and reusable waste is recovered to avoid landfill disposal.


Alternative Scrap and recycling offers a confidential destruction and disposal service for expired, redundant or counterfeit goods. These goods are collected in safe disposal containers, stored and then either crushed, incinerated or shredded within a secure environment. For further peace-of-mind, clients receive a Certificate of Safe Disposal once the destruction process is complete. 


Combining the latest in equipment and facilities with operational and management expertise, our on-site teams ensure all waste is separated correctly at our clients’ facilities. This not only reduces costly cross-contamination of hazardous and non-hazardous waste but streamlines further waste treatment and waste disposal operations. Our dedicated on-site waste management division is responsible for all aspects of Integrated Waste Management, including:

  • Site Management and on-site personnel
  • Waste Identification and Separation
  • Waste Minimising
  • Maximising Resource Recovery
  • The Provision of Accurate Environmental Reporting (Triple Line Reporting)


You can rely on expert advice on the legalities around the storage and collection of your waste, appropriate container and skips sizes, and suitable collection vehicles. Partnership is a priority for us, so we always work with clients, to discuss and advise on waste logistic options before joint decisions are made.


Alternative scrap and recycling offers a variety of modern, economical and environmentally safe services to add further value to your waste management solution. These include Plant and Equipment Hire, Industrial Cleaning Services, High Pressure Cleaning, Tank Cleaning and Confined Space Operations, Structural Dedusting, Demolition and Site Clearing and Power Shredding. Use of these services can be designed to meet the specific needs of our clients.


Alternative Scrap and recycling’s team strives towards the principle of zero waste to landfill. To achieve this, integrated teams of specialists continuously research, design and refine innovative yet practical, time and cost-efficient, compliant waste management solutions for clients and partners.


New advances in technology now mean that there are several ways of dealing with general waste, to ensure that it’s no longer seen as a waste but a resource because recycling is everyone’s responsibility.

  • Municipal Waste
  • Commercial & Industrial Waste
  • Brine • Fly Ash & Dust
  • Botom Ash
  • Slag
  • Mineral Waste
  • Electronic Waste
  • Organic Waste
  • Sewage Sludge
  • Construction & Demolition Waste
  • Legal Compliance
  • Paper
  • Glass
  • Plastic
  • Metal
  • Other


For your hazardous waste management needs we offer an integrated waste management solution that includes classification, collection, treatment, energy recovery and disposal. 

  • Gaseous Waste
  • Mercury Containing Waster
  • Batteries
  • POP Waste
  • Pesticide Containing Waste
  • Inorganic Waste
  • Asbestos
  • Waste Oils
  • Organic Halogenated & Sulphur Containing 
  • Organic without Halogens or Sulphur 
  • Solvents without Halogens or Sulphur 
  • Tarry &Bituminous Waste
  • Metal Scraps
  • Health Care Risk Waste
  • Sewage Sludge 
  • Other