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Heat your home with recycled fizzy drinks cans

Zero running cost 100% green energy producing instant heat? Isn’t this what we’d all like? It doesn’t matter what side of the debate you’re on this is one solution for two problems and the compensation is a lifetime of free … Continue reading

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Glass Bottles and Jars – The A to Z of How to Reuse, Reduce or Recycle Anything

I have few memories that date back to when I was four, but the garden shed is one of them. This magnificent place was the Dexter’s laboratory of 1965 with every tool and every material needed for house and home. … Continue reading

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Gas Cylinders – The A to Z of How to Reuse, Reduce or Recycle Anything

Gas cylinders and bottles can be refurbished and reused. Most have the company name and contact details printed on them and will collect free of charge. If you cannot identify the company from the bottle contact your local authority who … Continue reading

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RDC Information Technology Products and Services

RDC provide sustainability services to help our clients manage, use, and dispose of information technology in a way that minimises damage to the environment and maximises the return on their IT investment. RDC achieve this through the environmentally safe disposal … Continue reading

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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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RDC to manage the disposal of IT equipment for a large energy company

RDC has secured a significant new agreement with a large UK energy company, generating a turnover in excess of £28 billion in 2011 and over 20,000 employees. The new RDC contract includes disposal of IT equipment across all divisions of … Continue reading

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RDC to refurbish and redeploy one of the UK’s largest building society’s computer equipment

RDC has secured a significant new win with one of the UK’s largest building societies. As part of a Windows 7 refresh project RDC will provide secure logistics from building society branches and offices nationwide. Once received equipment will be … Continue reading

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Furniture – The A to Z of How to Reuse, Reduce or Recycle Anything

If you wish to dispose of furniture and its not suitable for donation to friends or family then consider donating to a local upholsterer who may use it for training their students to re-cover. Also visit www.frn.org.uk who are the … Continue reading

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Fridges & Freezers – The A to Z of How to Reuse, Reduce or Recycle Anything

Reduce Did you know your fridge or freezer is probably responsible for the largest consumption of power in your household? A new fridge freezer with A+ energy efficiency rating with temperature set correctly will save its cost quickly against an … Continue reading

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