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Skip/container sizes

8 Cubic Yard Builders' Skip
Our most popular skip. Suitable for mixed, heavy waste. Used by the building trade and for larger house renovations or garden/house clearance. 

Dimensions (approximate):
Height:            4’ (1.22m)
Length:           12’ (3.66m)
Width:             5’6” (1.68m)

Size Guide:
Fits approximately 65-85 black bin bags and takes the space of a medium-sized saloon car.

10 Cubic Yard Maxi Skip
Higher than a builders’ skip. Used mainly by builders and for domestic renovations.

Dimensions (approximate):
Height:            5’6” (1.6m)
Length:           13’8” (4.2m)
Width:             6’ (1.84m)

Size Guide:
Fits approximately 180-210 black bin bags.

20-40 Cubic Yard Roll-on-Roll-Off Container*
For project and contracts that involve large volumes of waste

20 Cubic Yard Skip Dimensions (approximate):
Height:            6’1” (1.85m)
Length:           20’ (6.1m)
Width:             7’9” (2.4m)

40 Cubic Yard Skip Dimensions (approximate)
Height:            8’2” (2.51m)
Length:           20’ (6m)
Width:             7’9” (2.4m)

*MUST be sited off the public highway

Sackers are friendly, approachable and above all professional in how they manage our various waste streams and continue to introduce innovative ideas that both reduce costs and increase our ability to recycle.

John Richardson - Waste & Environment Manager, NHS Ipswich Hospital