Disposing of your old IT safely

With the constant upgrading of equipment, whether phones, laptops, tablets or any other kind of digital gadget, there are a lot of obsolete or simply out of date bits of kit out there. But, how do you go about disposing of them? The last thing you should is throw them straight into the bin.  The […]

No turning back for Recycling

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You could be forgiven for thinking that there doesn’t seem much point in recycling anymore, prices for recycled materials are apparently falling through the floor and we’re now being informed that actually, recycling only adds to global warming. Of course there are still a multitude of good reasons why recycling remains vitally important, but we […]

Creating an effective recycling process

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Whatever the business you’re in, developing effective recycling practices can help to save time and money. Certainly where industrial waste is concerned there are likely to be numerous guidelines to take note of and rules to adhere to. But, even if you’re just looking to better manage general recycling it’s useful to have a plan […]

Changes to Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment (WEEE) regulations for 2015

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Initially the Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment (WEEE) Regulations (SI 2006/3289) were put before parliament in December 2006. The first provisions came into force in January 2007, with more amendments following in 2007 and then 2009. More regulations that were originally laid before Parliament in December 2013 and they eventually came into force on January […]