Good for the environment, good for business
The UK generates approximately 2 million metric tonnes of e-waste annually. If not treated properly, toxic chemicals contained in this equipment may pose significant health risks by contaminating soil, water and air. WEEE Scotland mitigate these risks by processing the equipment in their facility according to the best practice guidelines. In addition, their circular operational process allows them to reduce their partners’ carbon footprint by approximately 53 times compared to new production. In 2018 alone, they saved 48 tonnes of CO2 emissions for their two biggest partners while delivering cost savings of approximately 70% by returning commodities to use.