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Caring for the environment.
Discover Shabra’s Circular Economy
As one of Ireland’s leading waste plastic recyclers, our mission is to raise awareness about the need for efficient plastic use.MORE ABOUT OUR PROCESS
Pick up waste
Plastic packaging from back door
Collect from waste collectors & councils
Industrial & post consumer waste (LDPE / PET / HDPE)
SEGREGATE WASTE TYPES
Via automated sorting equipment
Segregate, Wash & Dry Waste to make raw recyclate material
EXTRUSION & BAGMAKING
To customer specifications
Welcome to Shabra Plastics & Recycling
Shabra Plastics & Recycling is a closed loop company, one of the leading companies caring for the environment. We firmly believe and participate in the circular economy. Shabra is the leading recycler and reprocessor of waste plastic (PET/HD/LDPE). We recycle over 10,000 tonnes of waste plastic annually. At Shabra, we also manufacture bags and sacks from our own recycled waste plastic. The company is located in Castleblayney, Co.Monaghan and was founded by Rita Shah and Oliver Brady.
As a company, we take recycling seriously. Shabra collects and reprocesses industrial, commercial, and post-consumer recyclable waste. All recycled bags are procured from Shabra’s own recyclate material - collected, washed, and reprocessed in-house, onsite.Learn More
Shabra is a manufacturer and printer of polythene bags and tubing. We also supply disposables, janitorial supplies and chemicals for catering and industrial applications.Learn More
Shabra Educating for our future
Shabra has supported local school recycling competitions & accommodates school tours of the facility to increase awareness of the environmental requirements & benefits of recycling.Learn More
Meet Rita Shah
As CEO of Shabra Group, Rita is recognised as a leading business figure across Ireland, having received many prestigious awards for her accomplishments including being named ‘Entrepreneur of the Year’, ‘Business Woman of the Year’, ‘Monaghan Business Person of the Year’, ‘Top 25 Powerful Woman in Ireland’ and winning the Transatlantic Women’s Award, among others.
Oliver Brady's Legacy
Oliver Brady was the co-founder and a driving force behind Shabra. Helping to build it to the multi million-turnover company they are today. Oliver was as Rita Shah described him, “An ordinary man with an extraordinarily unique personality”.
Most recent news from Shabra
The latest articles and insights from the Shabra team.
EU/EFTA Plastic Waste Export Ban
January 17th marked an important date in the calendar as it was announced that the European Parliament backed plans for tighter regulation and control measures for the shipment of waste.Read More
EPA Circular Economy Conference 2022 Roundup
The EPA Circular Economy Conference took place at…Read More
Shabra + Lidl – Closing the Circular Loop
The circular economy…Read More
Wicklow recycling being used to make green litter bags
Plastic recycling deposited at Wicklow’s recycling centre is being used…Read More
Shabra Plastics & Recycling in numbers
tonnes of plastic bottles recycled in 2021
tonnes of rPET flake reprocessed in 2021
Employees in Ireland
Square meters factory
Awards across company & founders