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LOLER Regs – What are your obligations?

Simon Walker, Director of SJW Enviro Consulting Ltd, reminds people and companies who own, operate or have control over lifting equipment of their obligations regarding the Lifting Operations and Lifting Equipment Regulations 1998 (LOLER).

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IARC 2021 – Still time to register

The International Automobile Recycling Congress (IARC) celebrates its 20th anniversary this year in Geneva next week, from 23rd to 25th June. Last days to register!

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SYNETIQ achieves Carbon Literacy Accreditation

SYNETIQ, the UK’s largest integrated salvage and vehicle recycling company, has achieved a bronze accreditation from the Carbon Literacy Project. As the first company in the sector to have achieved the award, the Bronze accreditation further underlines SYNETIQ’s commitment to furthering sustainability. 

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EA launches consultation for changes to TCM attendance

The consultation for the attendance requirements for technically competent managers (TCMs) has now been launched by the Environment Agency (EA) and is relevant for various waste sectors, including ELV recycling sites.

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HSSMI – Feasibility Study – The UK’s First Near-Closed Loop Battery Pack Production Facility

HSSMI has joined Ultramax, an established battery manufacturer and distributor, in a six-month study called Li-BAR to determine the feasibility of establishing co-located battery pack assembly and remanufacturing facilities. It is anticipated that co-locating the sites will provide opportunities to optimally use batteries toughout their lives, maximise value leveraged from components tough reuse, minimise operational and capital costs, and reduce waste.

A firm approach to dealing with CAT theft

Robin Edwards, owner of ONIS Consulting, and consultant to Industry and Law Enforcement agencies, and currently working with the British Transport Police, looks at what is being done to combat the rise in metal related crime, including CAT theft.

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