January 2013 issue - if you are having trouble viewing this email,click here.

Iris-Mec Depollution

Air bag tools
Air con recovery
Cat cutters
Depollution rigs
Dismantling systems
Fuel removal
Glass removal
LPG recovery

Autodrain Depollution Equipment

machinery - ferrous
machinery - nonferrous
Oil filter crushers
Oil skimmers
Oil spill clean-up
Shock absorber tools
Storage tanks
Vehicle lifts/ramps
Wheel crushers


Air bags
Businesses for sale
Cat buyers
Environmental Consultants
Health & safety
Legal assistance

Chas Ambrose ATF Services

Oil collection
Racking for vehicles/spares
Salvage auctions
Salvage software
Scrap Non Ferrous
Scrap ferrous
Spares locator services
Stock control software

MVDA information

Salvage auctions
Specialist ATFs

Credit card laws
ELV Directive
Health & safety
Technical Competence

The good and the bad of 2012

Plenty has happened to change our working lives over the last year and as it’s the end of the year, we thought we would take a look at the good and the bad for auto recyclers during this period.
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Salvage: Is this the next big ‘insurance’ scandal?

Transit salvage

Buying insurance salvage over the internet is now commonplace and quite straight-forward. Anyone can see what is on offer, and buy if they want to. When it comes to Cat C and D vehicles there are no restrictions so absolutely anyone can buy.
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OHRA racking systems

Changes to vehicle structures means changes for you

Vehicle manufacturers only change their vehicles for one reason, to sell more cars and there are two drivers for change – what the customer wants and what manufacturers are forced to do by legislators. Here we take a look at the effect of the structural chances on the auto recycler.
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Axion Polymers’ ELV plant should achieve the 95%

Axion factory

Plastics recycler Axion Polymers has invested a further £1 million this year to optimise materials recovery from ELVs at its purpose-built plant in Manchester. This plant makes the 95% recycling target for 2015 achievable.
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1st Choice Spares - the UKs leading parts locator

New CAT de-canner from Crow

Last month Crow announced the launch in the UK market of their CAT de-canner which according to the company can increase the return for dismantlers by over 50%.
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Life on the front line of H&S

Health and Safety specialist, Phil Wass takes a look at problems some of his clients had recently in the hope that this may benefit your ongoing management of health and safety. Phil previously looked at fire and in this article he covers other issues.
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Green Car Depollution
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