Thanks for dropping by. We’re a waste management company and we do a lot of things.

You can read about the 40-year history of our family-owned-and-run firm here.

Marshall Dow of Dow Waste Management on a jcb in the 1970sBut if you want a taster, here’s Marshall Dow back in 1976, before the days of Health and Safety.

If you’re reading this, you could be:

  • Looking to recycle some waste.
  • Wanting to hire some skips or containers.
  • Looking for an innovative way to  turn your rubbish into fuel.
  • Interested in biogas.
  • Keen to hire some tipper or grab lorries.
  • Retendering your waste management requirements.
  • At a loss on where to go to hire wheelie and office bins.
  • Someone who needs a lot of earth excavated.

It’s likely you’re looking to do business in Scotland, with a company you can trust. With a safety first approach.


Dow is based in Cumbernauld, near Glasgow.

If you choose to contact us, this is what we can offer:

  • Easy, quick hire, at competitive prices. Skip hire, wheelie and office bin hire, and tipper truck hire.
  • A friendly service from a family-owned-and-run firm with a 40-year heritage in Scotland.
  • A company whose commitment to the environment is unrivalled. We were the first firm in Scotland to produce RDF and SRF for European clients.
  • A dedicated 11-acre recycling facility in Cumbernauld, with plans to expand.
  • A track record of safety, innovation and accreditation, at the forefront of our industry.

Contact us or call us on 01236 730 730. We guarantee friendly service, with a smile.