IT waste disposal – Staying on the right side of the law

IT Waste Disposal

IT Waste Disposal Dealing with the disposal of IT equipment isn’t as simple as merely dropping it off at your local skip. If you handle personal data about individuals, you are legally obliged to protect that information, and there is a great deal of legislation demanding that you do so in a responsible and law […]

What is the WEEE directive?

Adopted in the UK in 2007, the WEEE (Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment) Directive is an EU wide directive designed to make manufacturers and importers (the ‘producer’) responsible for the cost of disposal of redundant equipment. The Directive sets targets for recovery and recycling across ten categories of products, increasing over the first few years […]

ISO 14001 Environmental Management Standard

We are pleased to announce that as a company Recycle IT 4U has gained ISO 14001 Environmental Standard accreditation. ISO 14001 is an internationally accepted standard that outlines how to put an effective environmental management system in place. It is designed to help businesses remain commercially successful without overlooking environmental responsibilities. It can also help […]