. Recyclable Materials & Waste Management Services


Materials Recovery Limited is accredited to ISO 9001:2008 and work with a variety of clients throughout the UK offering a one-stop shop for Total Waste Management and trading of Recyclable Materials. This not only saves on the cost of disposing of general product waste but also allows many companies to maximise revenue from the sale of recyclable materials from previously non-recoverable waste streams.



Our focus is on finding the right solution for you. We don’t give up until we have exhausted all avenues to deliver you a fast, efficient and sustainable service. Our core focus is to harvest the recyclable fraction from all Waste produced at any given site. Why not take advantage of our free site audit to see how we can recycle waste materials and extrapolate its maximum value.



Materials Recovery Limited is built upon the solid foundation of industry knowledge through the experience of the two directors, David Lloyd and Updesh Gidda who have worked in the industry for over 25 years. They have extensive experience from Site Operations, Sales and Account Management, Supply Chain and Procurement, Materials Trading within the UK and Export markets and the supply of tailored recycling equipment and machinery to various industries.



David has over 18 years working experience within the recycling industry. He was Initially employed by a large national recycling company for over 9 years as a Recycling Advisor moving on to National Accounts and then Supply Chain Manager, the latter managing third party service providers with a budgetary spend of over £30 million.

In 2009 David helped set up a new Waste Management brokering business in London and this proved immensely successful. He then joined MRL as a director in January 2014 with the current owners/Directors to help extend recycling services to include Materials Trading and the supply and maintenance of Recycling Machinery.

Email: david@materialsrecovery.co.uk


Updesh has worked within the ‘Recycling Recovery’ led industry for over 12 years, with a core background of Sales and Corporate Account Management with large multi-national clients.

Having set up Materials Recovery Ltd in 2011 to not only offer Total Waste and Recycling services but also to extend the company’s offering into trading of bulk commodities. This has built and enhanced relationships with Local authorities, Large Waste Management Companies and MRF operators.

Email: updesh@materialsrecovery.co.uk


Jonathan joined MRL in March 2014 through the Apprenticeship Programme as an Office Administrator. This was an extremely diverse role that entailed anything from day-to-day communication with customers, suppliers, operators and buyers, working on different customer accounts, dealing and processing invoices and much more. This lead Jonathan onto his next role within the company as Commercial Manager. 

Jonathan’s core focus is outsourced waste management and account management. He has recently completed an industry specific WAMITAB award in systems and operation management.

Email: jonathan@materialsrecovery.co.uk