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S2S Group provides a secure and accredited Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment (WEEE) Recycling service that protects the environment.
Most businesses use computers, printers, and other IT forms to complete their day-to-day tasks. At some point, electronic hardware reaches its ‘end-of-life’ stage Whether this is because they are broken or has become redundant and no longer useful, electronics eventually reach the end of their use. When broken, some items can become difficult to dispose of or even hazardous, making them potentially dangerous when not disposed of by a certified waste carrier. Producers of e-waste are legally required to correctly dispose of WEEE waste under the Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment Regulations 2013.
This is where S2S Group is able to assist businesses with legally compliant e-waste disposal solutions.
S2S Group offers a secure and sustainable solution for IT recycling. Recycling IT waste with S2S Group means that all guidelines are met and are in line with UK GDPR laws and regulations, to help businesses avoid fines and keep their data safe.
At S2S Group, a waste hierarchy model. Where possible reuse before recycling is promoted with the aim of increasing asset reuse, refurbishment, and repurposing. Where S2S Group recycles, a rate of 99% is achieved in excess, and zero to waste directly to landfill – E-waste disposal done correctly.
Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment (WEEE) is one of the fastest-growing waste streams on the planet. In fact, the UN Global E-Waste Monitor reported in 2020 that e-waste is the world’s largest waste stream, often containing materials that are toxic to both health and the surrounding environment.
Whatever the volume, Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment (WEEE) S2S Group collect, can be recycled at its Approved Authorised Treatment Facility and goes back into the circular economy. WEEE Recycling allows S2S Group to better protect the environment.