What does the Data Protection Act say about confidential waste disposal

August 16, 2019   No Comments

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The UK’s data protection laws date back to 1998, way before GDPR or the new Data Protection Act 2018. The country has always had reasonably strong data protection laws in place, even before the recent shakeup in Europe and by the British Parliament. Data protection, therefore, has been a part of our culture for a while.

Can a remarketing service help me raise funds?

July 17, 2019   No Comments

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If your business needs to raise capital, selling its outdated and unused tech facilities can be one of the best options out there. However, taking on the challenge yourself can be a very time-consuming process while it’s also very likely that you’ll only see limited results. So, could the help of a remarking service help raise funds?

Seven Horrible Mistakes you’re making with Recycling your old IT

June 13, 2019   No Comments

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When it comes time to get rid of your old IT equipment, whether you have replaced the models or you simply don’t need them anymore, it’s important to dispose of them in a way that’s safe and that is environmentally friendly. If you are still not sure take a look here to find out further details about our services.

Why use a Specialist to Recycle Medical Equipment

April 29, 2019   No Comments

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When you work in the medical industry you will realise the importance of recycling medical equipment properly. Medical equipment can often contain sensitive and confidential data that needs to be deleted or destroyed when it’s no longer being used. If you fail to carry this out properly, there will be very serious implications that can land you a lot of trouble. This is why it is highly recommended that you use a recycling specialist so that you can have complete peace of mind that the job has been done correctly.

IT Recycling and Protecting Data

March 20, 2019   No Comments

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Recycling is a major part of our lifestyles now. Everything from plastics to paper and glass is recycled so that they can be reintroduced into the market as another product. Recycling came about because there was a need to both reduce waste and use up fewer materials, and we’re starting to see just how problematic electronic waste can be in the same regard.

What to do with your old Mobile Phone?

January 16, 2019   No Comments

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With technology moving forwards at a rate of knots, many of us replace our mobile phones every couple of years or so. But what do you do with your old mobile phone and can it be recycled?

Why Businesses Must Replace their IT Equipment on a Regular Basis?

December 20, 2018   No Comments

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Every business needs an update from time to time, and it’s not just about looking good. Technology changes at lightening speed and software updates alongside the increasing demands put on IT Equipment can mean it runs slower and slower causing frustration for staff, reductions in productivity and an inability to keep up with the competition.

Introducing our Profit Sharing Scheme

November 2, 2018   No Comments

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As a business, you already know that you have a legal obligation to dispose of your electronic and electrical waste responsibly, and you may also feel a moral obligation to reduce your impact on the environment as much as possible. While these are both important considerations, Recycling Your IT is now offering an additional incentive to recycle your IT and electrical equipment with our profit-sharing scheme.

Why you should recycle electronic equipment

September 28, 2018   No Comments

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There’s no doubt that electronic recycling is becoming a major issue. Moore’s Law, a computing term from around 1970 which is still accepted, states that processor speeds or overall processing power for computers will double every two years, or more specifically that the number of transistors on an affordable CPU will double every two years.

IT Recycling and environmental awareness

August 22, 2018   No Comments

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The correct disposal of your old IT equipment is much easier than you might think, most businesses will go through a process or replacing old computers and equipment that just isn’t up to the job anymore. But alongside this upgrading of technology comes the responsibility of what to do with the older kit.