One of the fastest expanding stream of UK waste is Laptop computers. Consumers frequently change their Laptop computers and the Laptop battery waste mountain builds and builds. Millions of obsolete Laptop computers are discarded each year and the disposal of harmful batteries is a huge problem.
Why use our Laptop battery disposal service?
Laptop battery waste and components often end up in the developing world. Laptop batteries should never be thrown out because they do contain toxic substances. Concept offers a Laptop battery disposal service for corporate, educational and governmental bodies throughout the United Kingdom. We ensure…..
- That corporate branding is removed from all Laptop computers
- Compliance with stringent UK environmental legislation relating to batteries
- Minimal Disruption to your business.
- A low cost effective solution to your Laptop battery disposal problems.
Resources are extracted from obsolete or faulty Laptop battery stock. We also re-use components deemed to have residual life. Hard disks are fully erased.
WEEE legislation and Laptop battery disposal
New legislation came into force in 2007 to cover waste electrical and electronic equipment (WEEE). It is now a requirement that you obtain and keep proof that your Laptop battery WEEE was given to a Laptop battery waste management company such as Concept, and was treated and disposed of in an environmentally sound way.
The regulations have significant implications those who treat or recover Laptop battery WEEE, and stipulate that users must store, collect, treat, recycle and dispose of Laptop battery WEEE separately from other waste.