Category Archives: Remarket

Eight men and three companies fined for illegal WEEE recycling exports

The Environment Agency has uncovered a large illegal electronics waste criminal network, exporting 450 tonnes of WEEE to Nigeria, Ghana and Pakistan. People running the network took money for handling waste in the UK claiming it would be legally reused … Continue reading

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The Waste Hierarchy

The Waste Regulations 2011 change the “waste hierarchy” from a principle into a set of enforceable regulations that aim to reduce the amount of waste disposed of to landfill. The Waste Regs 2011 and the Waste Hierarchy require business to … Continue reading

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Find out how much your unused computer equipment is worth regardless of condition and age

Money4Computers.com have updated their website and now give an instant valuation for desktop and laptop computers. Simply give the make and model to receive an instant quote then choose cheque, BACS or donatation to charity. The last step is to … Continue reading

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How good are we at recycling in the UK and how do we compare to the rest of Europe?

The Eurostat website for the European Commission reports that in 2008 computer disposal and electronic disposal through recycling rate for the UK is 6.9kg per person. Significantly lower than several countries including Sweden and Ireland, but that’s not surprising, these … Continue reading

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Debunking Recycling Myths, The 10 Most Common Recycling Critics Complaints

Critics of recycling will tell you the cost of transportation and the pollution it produces outweigh the benefits. They state the cost of transporting glass hundreds of miles to be melted down makes little sense. They neglect to point out … Continue reading

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RDC Recycle, Remarket & Redeploy on Google+, Facebook and Twitter

RDC now have Facebook, Google+ and Twitter accounts as well as this blog in our effort to answer questions about recycling, remarketing and redeploying computer hardware. If you have questions please feel free to use any of these channels to … Continue reading

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