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1st Choice Spares - the UKs leading parts locator

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

sell more buy less

Those who attended CARS last year had the opportunity to hear one of America’s top consultant’s to the auto recycling industry. Here we bring you the key points of Robert Counts’ seminar which explained how to grow your sales without buying more cars.
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How come Cat B's are for sale?

Transit salvage

According to the insurance industry's code of paractice, CAT A & B's are meant to be destroyed but a quick search on ebay shows plenty for sale, both damaged and repaired.
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OHRA racking systems

Surprise development on standards for used parts

Here at atfPro we have long believed that if the industry is going to capitalise on the potential of the green parts market (which is huge), then we must have standards that customers can rely on. A recent announcement by BSI makes this all rather exiting!
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Green Car Depollution

Used engines, cats, ecu’s, suspension, brakes sales - all banned!

Axion factory

That’s what happened in Poland and don’t believe it couldn’t happen here. If the European trade body EGARA hadn’t come to their defence, then that situation would still prevail.
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Iris-Mec Depollution

Conference to look at battery recycling

With the current growth in hybrids and full electric vehicles, readers may be interested in attending the 18th International Congress for Battery Recycling which will be held in Dubrovnik, Croatia from September 11 – 13, 2013
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Rise in fuel price to hit auto spares revenues in Europe

The credit ratings agency, Moodys recently reported that the steep rise in European fuel prices could hit the revenues of suppliers of brakes, tyres and other spare parts in the short term as consumers adopt more energy-efficient driving behaviour to keep their fuel costs down.
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