IT and Electrical Recycling

Here at Cartridge Recycling UK, one of the largest recycling companies in Europe, we aim to recycle and dispose of any IT equipment or electrical appliances, which is also known as WEEE Recycling. Below we have listed just some of a wide range of products we can help you with.

What is WEEE Recycling?

Electronic waste, more commonly known as e-waste or WEEE waste, is the fastest-growing type of municipal solid waste. It contains hazardous materials that pose a threat to human health and the environment. As the world becomes more digital, we generate more and more electronic waste. But you can take the lead in saving the world from an environmental disaster. Electronic waste has a lasting impact on our earth by damaging natural habitats and polluting the environment. You can make a difference by recycling your electronics with us today! All we need is your postcode and we can have your Bulky Waste collection organised today or simply give our team a call if you have any questions. Always recycle old electronics for a cleaner earth!

WEEE Waste Recycling

Other Equipment We Can Recycle

  • All Electronics & IT Related Equipment
  • Apple Equipment
  • Assorted Cables
  • Computer Base Units
  • Desktop Computers
  • iPads / Tablets
  • iPods
  • Laptops / MacBook
  • Mobiles & Smartphones
  • Network Equipment
  • Phone Systems
  • Routers
  • Servers
  • Toner / Ink Cartridges
  • Whiteboards
  • and Other Small Electrical Items

Some Electrical goods can be heavy or incredibly inconvenient to have recycled, however our team can book a collection day within 48 hours of contacting us! Have you got any unwanted electrical devices or larger items you want to sell? Take a look at our quick quote builder to get started! We can pay some of the most competitive prices for a range of products with a quick and easy collection service. So, if you are looking to upgrade, or your old electrical item is simply surplus to requirement, then Cartridge Recycling UK is the perfect solution.

Easy as three simple steps!

To sell and recycle your surplus IT and electrical appliances, can be as easy as three stress-free steps with Cartridge Recycling UK. Our quick and reliable service is available to EVERYONE – whether you have just the one remote control or a carrier bag full of mobile phones we will take them off your hands.

Tell Us What You Have

Check the details on your toner (name of manufacturer, product no. & validity date) Follow the easy steps to complete our online form or call for a free quote

We Will Quote You

We’ll quote a price we can offer to pay, by email – usually within hours If you’re happy with it, you just click to confirm and provide some collection & payment details

We Collect & Pay

Pack your cartridges ready for our free collection We will then make payment to you within 24 hours of receiving the goods

Frequently Asked Questions

How is WEEE waste harmful for the environment?

There can be a variety of different components that are classified as hazardous. For example a lightbulb contains mercury, unless it is a led bulb. Also you will find an average TV contains 6% metal and 50% glass, whereas a stove cooker is only 6% glass and 89% metal. Materials found in other electronic equipment can include plastics, ceramics and precious metals.

What are the most common forms of WEEE Waste?

Currently the most common form of WEEE waste, making up 40%, are large household appliances (eg. Cookers, washing machines, dryers and fridges). However, there are also other large volumes of It equipment such as computers, monitors and televisions (over two million are suspected to be discarded a year).

How do I dispose of WEEE Waste?

Following the WEEE waste recycling regulations all householders have a duty to recycle their electronic and IT equipment in a safe and proper manner. Check the item’s/appliances disposal information and identify whether it shows a crossed out wheelie bin. If so, then you will need to have it disposed of by a household recycling centre or contact a third party such Cartridge Recycling UK who can offer cash for your items!