What to do with your computers?

News: Computer Aid International ships its 50,000th recycled PC
July 2005

Computer Aid International, the world's largest non-profit supplier of professionally refurbished PCs for schools in developing countries, announced today that it has reached a landmark milestone by refurbishing and shipping its 50,000th PC.

YCS Computers offer free computer recycling. We recycle CRT monitor, computers, laptops, photocopiers and printers from households, Schools and Universities. However, we do charge for our collection service form companies and organisations who cannot deliver their IT equipment to our recycling centre. Based in Leeds (Yorkshire) have a nationwide collection service which is chargeable depending on the distance. Of course, we do not charge if you arrange your own delivery service to our depot in Leeds. Households can deliver their redundant PC's and printers free of charge during our working hours.


Tier 1 - provide an ethical solution to end of lifecycle IT equipment see www.tier1.com for more details.
Tier 1 Asset Management Ltd
Unit 1, 59 Stanley Road
M45 8GZ
T: 0870 442 2022

Office Green Technologies collect & recycle toner and inkjet printer cartridges, mobile phones, computer equipment and fluorescent tubes. Not only are we fully compliant with the WEEE Directive and Hazardous Waste Regulations, we can help you raise funds through our printer cartridge and mobile phone recycling programmes.
Office Green Technologies
6 Prospect Way
CM13 1XA
T: 01277 237 740

Digital Links is a registered charity that offers a comprehensive and quality-assured IT disposal service to UK companies, and we refurbish computers for reuse in schools, NGO's and small enterprises across the developing world.

Our fuss-free computer recycling service includes collection, certified data erasure, and assumption of all legal liabilities for equipment. To find out more about how we'd look after your old computers please click here.

More than 300 companies have donated to Digital Links and over 1 million people have been given their first access to IT.

Address: Digital Links International, 3rd Floor, Downstream Building, 1 London Bridge, London SE1 9BG
Tel: +44 (0)20 7785 6260
Fax: +44 (0)20 7785 6262

Remploy e-cycle is your one-stop-shop for recycling or refurbishment of electrical and electronic goods in accordance with the WEEE Directive. White goods refurbishment, WEEE take back sortation, IT refurbishment, Customer returns management.
Address: Manor Mill Lane, Millshaw, Leeds
Phone: 0113 2726940
Fax: 0113 2726941
Email: chris.cook1@remploy.co.uk
Web: www.remployecycle.co.uk

Forest Recycling Project (FRP) - ReUse-IT is an FRP computer recycling initiative. We accept unwanted computers from both individuals and companies.
Address: 2c Bakers Ave, Walthamstow, London, E17 9AW
Phone: 0208 539 3856
Email: info@frponline.org.uk
Web: www.frponline.org.uk

It-Green A Company, specialising in the re-distribution and recycling of end-of-life and unwanted computer equipment. Facilities in Birmingham, CAmbridge, Chelmsford, Colchester, Essex, Ipswich, Norwich, London, Liverpool, Milton Keynes, Oxford, Sheffield, Derby, Bolton, Cardiff and Glasgow.

Recycle I.T. Computers collect redundant computers from schools, homes, businesses for stripping & recycling.
Address: 4 Swan Road, Kingsholm, Gloucester, GL1 3BJ
Phone: 01452 533193
Email: chris.armishaw@blueyonder.co.uk

Computer Partz Swindon's FREE computer recycling will take computers - working or not. Laptops - working or not from schools, homes, businesses. Data securely erased & removal service.
T: 01793 334512
M: 07774 789717
W: www.computer-partz.com
E: sales@computer-partz.com

Recycling IT (Europe) Ltd - All IT hardware accepted, small charge to corporate users for disposal, home users can drop off at no charge. We sell refurbished systems starting at £49 broadband ready. Monitors from £12.
Address: The John Clarke Centre, Teesport Commerce Park, Middlesbrough, TS6 6UZ
Phone: 01642 455466
Fax: 0870 137 3768
Email: enquiries@recycling-it.co.uk Web: www.recycling-it.co.uk

Recycle IT 4 U - Our aim is to take away the hassles associated with IT disposals by offering the following services: Collection of Redundant Equipment, Secure Destruction of Data, Recycling Process and Disposal of Waste
Address: Recycle IT 4 U Ltd, Maxi House, Halesfield 20, Telford, Shropshire, TF7 4QU
Phone: 01952 684 291
Fax: 01952 585 332
Email: enquiries@recycleit4u.co.uk
Web: http://www.recycleit4u.co.uk

Asset Mangement Ireland Ltd (AMI) - In preparation for the incoming WEEE Regulations and response to the NI Government's drive for recycling & re-use, AMI have put in place a fast and efficient IT & Electrical Equipment Disposal Route. Our recycling methods already exceed the standards set to become law in 2006 with implementation of the EU Regulation on Waste from Electrical & Electronic Equipment (WEEE).
Address: Mallusk, Newtownabbey, Co. Antrim, BT36 4FR
Phone: 028 9084 4400
Fax: 028 9084 2312
Email: info@amiltd.ie
Web: www.amiltd.ie

PC-Solutions recycle all computer and networking equipment, together with all CRT and TFT Monitors. To comply with the requirements of the WEEE Directive - PC-Solutions now hold waste licences issued by the Environment Agency.
Address: 87 Frambury Lane, Newport, Saffron Walden, Essex, CB11 3PU
Phone: 01799 540525
Fax: 01799 540525
Email: info@pc-solutions.org.uk
Web: http://www.pc-solutions.org.uk

Matrix Technologies - accept recyclable monitors from 15 - 17 inch and also cartridges, mobile phones, redundent and working PC units starting from P2 onwards. For disposing of other matierals please contact them first.
Address: Sheldon House, 44 Beaumont Road, Bradford BD8 9DT
Phone: 07949 695237
Email: sajedmahmood@hotmail.com

Enviro-pc are a family run business and take pride in our work, we offer FREE computer recycling on many I.T. related items including CRT monitors, laser printers and many more items. They will never destroy a computer that has life left in it and will always make sure it is re-used by those in need either in the U.K. or in developing countries.
Address: Unit 2, Duncote Mill, Walcot, Telford, Shropshire, TF6 5ER
Phone: 01952 740200
Email: enquiries@ukitrecycling.com
Web: www.enviro-pc.com

M.J.K-IT Recycling want your old computers, monitors, printers, any computer aged between 1-6 years old and in working condition. They will either resold, donated to a good cause or recycled.
Address: Norton, North Yorkshire
Phone: 01751 430905
Fax: 01751 430905
Email: mjkrecycling@aol.com
Web: www.mjkitrecycling.co.uk

Hi-Tec (Computer Recycling) Solutions Ltd - collect redundant, excess, end of lease & end of line IT equipment & associated peripherals. Today more than ever, increased legislation creates issues which require professional solutions, for the disposal of redundant and excess IT equipment. Hi-Tec collect, catalogue, and where feasible refurbish equipment to prolong its life. This service covers the North East of England. Please contact us for a quote; we can reduce this if you deliver to our warehouse. Single items can be processed free of charge if they are delivered to our warehouse.
Address: 10 Perth Court, Eleventh Avenue North, Team Valley Gateshead, NE11 0NJ
Phone: 0191 4875103
Email: hitec@fsmail.net

DonateAPC - This is a new free 'matchmaking' Internet based service for individuals and organisations to donate their un-needed computers, printers etc to a UK charity (hardware only - no software please). It is primarily for those with only one or two items to donate and/or who can not find a recycling organisation to take their unwanted equipment.

UK IT Recycling Ltd - A computer recycler based in Shropshire, who recycle all computer equipment and donate as much as possible to good causes in the Midlands area.

Digital Links - secures the donation of redundant PCs from private and public corporations in the UK, refurbishes them and provides them at low cost to schools, charities, community organisations and small enterprises in developing countries. Registered chairty. Minimum quanity 20 PCs.

Computers For Charity - A voluntary, non-profitmaking Organisation improving access to I.T. for Community Groups since 1993.
UK Sales01288 361177Graham
UK Donations01288 361199Gail
East Anglia01394 279656Bill
Somerset (Training Centre)01288 361177Darren

CAd dot Services - recycle PC's from Businesses, Colleges and other institutions. All PC's have their data securely erased and are either sold on as whole machines or dissasembled and the seperate parts reused/donated/sold on. We do get requests from Charities and non profits for machines but not all the time, most of the machines are sold on to low income families / students for an extremely low cost route into the world of IT and all its many avenues. [London]

REI - Regional Electronics Initiative is a network of independent computer refurbishment centres working together to deliver a high quality service to businesses with added benefits to communities and the environment.

Another Byte Limited - recycle IT equipment.
Off Market Street, Highfields, Doncaster
Phone: 01302 727111
Fax: 01302 727111
Email: info@anotherbyte.org

ReBOOT 9 Greshop Road, Greshop Industrial Estate, FORRES IV36 2GU, Scotland
Telephone: 01309 671681
Fax: 01309 671681
Email: info@reboot-forres.co.uk
Web: www.reboot-forres.co.uk

Computer Recycling Services Unit 1 Block 22, Kilspindie Road, Dunsinane Industrial Estate, Dundee DD2 3JP, Scotland
Tel: 01382 880444
Fax: 01382 823951
Email: scott.mclaren@cts.co.uk
SEPA Waste Carrier No. SEA/074880

International Waste Management Group - IT Equipment, Fridges/Freezers, White Goods, All Electronic & Electrial Equipment. We are part of WEEEP (Waste Electrical & Electronic Equipment Partnership), which aims to give PC access to people in the community. Part of this project involves training people how to work and fix the PC's we donate. Advantages include helping people to train for further qualifications.

International Waste Management Group
Unit 27, Mayfield Industrial Estate, Dalkeith, Midlothian, EH22 1BZ
Phone: 01316601939
Fax: 01316638138
Email: iwmg@btconnect.com
Web: www.iwmg.co.uk