BIG ATOM has joined the RTFA to achieve End of Waste status for the products of our tyre pyrolysis operations and facilitate their use in the circular economy. We aim to reshore resources, phase out waste exports and create a sustainable marketplace for UK petrochemical feedstocks.

February 2021

BIG ATOM has reached a new milestone of processing our first commercial tyre at Ellesmere Port. We are conintuously diversifying our products and services to match our customers' needs as we grow further towards a sustainable future.

February 2021

BIG ATOM is now an accredited PAS 107 rubber producer. By achieving certification, the auditor confirmed Big Atom rubber products meet the highest standards of quality. This also means that Big Atom rubber products have achieved 'end-of-waste' status which is an important milestone for the company to contribute to making waste a resource and building the Circular Economy

August 2020

BIG ATOM's R&D capacity is growing, as we add two new members of staff to the team!

July 2020

Ellesmere Port mechanical recycling site produces record daily product volume

June 2020




Where does your collection service operate?

We collect tyres within a 60 mile radius from our site in Ellesmere Port. If you're based outside this area and would still like to use our services, get in touch with our sales team to discuss further.

What is the minimum amount of tyres you collect?

We'll collect any amount of tyres, we do have a minimum charge of £50 per collection.

What type of tyres do you collect?

We collect car and motorcycle tyres - truck and OTR collections available on request.


How much do you charge to collect my tyres?

Prices range depending on distance from our site, number and type of tyres. Please contact us for a free quote. 

What size rubber crumb do you offer?

Please refer to our Products & Services webpage for full details on what we currently offer.  

Do you offer a delivery service for products and/or can I arrange my own transport?

We can provide you with a transport quote for anywhere within the UK or you can choose to collect it yourself from our site in Ellesmere Port.

How is the product packaged?

All products are contained in 2m tall bags, weighing approx. 800kg. We can also ship product loose if preferred.


Can I have a sample of your products?

Of course, just give us a call and we can arrange to have a sample sent out to you.

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Registered Office:

107-109 Great Portland Street

London W1W 6QG

Company No. 11046802

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