Geocycle UK

Rethinking waste to drive a circular economy

Geocycle is a worldwide leading provider of waste management services for the industrial, municipal and agricultural sectors. Our UK site based in Cauldon, Staffordshire, provides circular solutions for over 100 kt of waste every year.

Handling waste in a responsible and economic manner can be challenging for businesses and municipalities. At Geocycle UK we work with our customers to offer innovative and tailored waste management solutions to help solve these challenges. We rethink the current ‘take-make-dispose’ approach to recycle and recover waste through co-processing in cement kilns. > Find out how

About Geocycle UK


Geocycle UK is responsible for the sustainable, compliant and timely treatment of its customers’ waste streams through Holcim’s UK cement plant based at Cauldon in Staffordshire, England as well as its global network of treatment facilities. Through our recycling and recovery solutions based on cement kiln co-processing we ensure safe and sustainable recovery of waste into the cement manufacturing process. We thus help our partners achieve their environmental commitments, whilst providing solutions that are practical, economical, sustainable and to the highest health, safety and environmental standards.

Our waste management solutions offer the opportunity to divert large volumes of hazardous, and non-hazardous waste away from landfill or traditional incineration, conserving scarce resources and reducing emissions from waste without producing any ultimate residues.

Our team

Andrew Whyatt
Geocycle Manager
Andrew Latham
Geocycle Operations Manager
Juliet Currie
Geocycle Commercial Manager

Want to know how we can help manage your waste and support your sustainability ambitions ? Please contact the Geocycle UK team

Our services for waste streams

Geocycle UK offers a partnership approach, working together with our customers to provide tailored solutions. As part of this we offer:

  • Technical & Commercial guidance
  • Transport Advice & Delivery Scheduling
  • Laboratory Testing & Material characterization
  • Traceability & Professionalism

Geocycle UK is able to handle a variety of waste types that can be recycled (minerals) and recovered (energy content) in the cement industry.


  Solid and liquid waste

  • Tyre Shred
  • Secondary (Recovered) Liquid Fuel / Solvents
  • Solid Recovered Fuel (SRF)
  • Dried Sewage Sludge / Sludge Pellets
  • Biomass - Animal meal, Wood
  • Additional Solids - Niche single-stream (e.g. plastics, rubber)
  • Packed Waste solids, sludges and liquids



  Mineral waste

  • Filter Cakes
  • Foundry & Smelting Wastes
  • Construction & Demolition Waste 
  • Ceramics
  • Clays
  • Ashes
  • Gypsum
  • Paper Sludge & Crumb


Our customers

Geocycle UK is able to receive various types of waste that have been pretreated off-site enabling them to be directly recycled and recovered in the group’s cement facilities. This drives a circular economy within the construction industry.
We work with a range of industries, such as:
  • Agricultural
  • Foundry
  • Municipal
  • Glass & Ceramics
  • Chemical
  • Automotive
  • Manufacturing
  • Waste & Recycling
  • Utilities


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