March 2014 issue - if you are having trouble viewing this email,click here.

OHRA racking systems

Air bag tools
Air con recovery
Cat cutters
Depollution rigs
Dismantling systems
Fuel removal
Glass removal
LPG recovery

Autodrain Depollution Equipment

machinery - ferrous
machinery - nonferrous
Oil filter crushers
Oil skimmers


Oil spill clean-up
Shock absorber tools
Storage tanks
Vehicle lifts/ramps
Wheel crushers

Bollington Insurance Services

Air bags
Businesses for sale
Cashless trading systems
Cat buyers
Environmental Consultants
Health & safety
Legal assistance

Abanaki Oil Skimmers

Oil collection
Racking for vehicles/spares
Salvage auctions
Salvage software
Scrap Non Ferrous
Scrap ferrous
Spares locator services
Stock control software

MVDA information

Salvage auctions
Specialist ATFs

Credit card laws
ELV Directive
Health & safety

New cat to use 80% less precious metals

Scientists from Imperial College London have created a new catalytic converter that could cut fuel consumption and manufacturing costs. Tests suggest that the prototype could reduce fuel consumption in a standard vehicle by up to 3% and also reduce the amount of CO2 that each vehicle emits. Of greater significance to our industry is that the new design uses up to 80 per cent less rare metal.
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New parts prices - where to get them

JCB at CARS 2014

Recently, a reader asked us where he could get new parts prices. OK, there’s always the option of ringing up the local dealer but that’s only going to get you the occasional price.
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Green Car Depollution

Maximising the value of an ELV

Hybrid & EV training

That’s what headline sponsor, JMC Vortex plans to demonstrate at CARS 2014 in June at Motorhog’s Doncaster site. The working line will be the ideal opportunity to find out where and how to extract more value from the vehicles passing though your business.
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1st Choice Spares - the UKs leading parts locator

Getting rid of your airbags

Air bags are so common place now that disposing of them can be an issue - especially with environment officers keen to know what you’re doing with them!
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Radio 5 Live highlights repaired salvage issues

We have been ‘banging on’ about the problems with salvage classifications and related issues for a long time now and it appears that the main stream media is starting to take notice!
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Iris-Mec Depollution

Dismantlers not too happy with Ebay

Here at atfPro we hear many tales of woe from readers who feel at the mercy of unscrupulous buyers. They feel that eBay’s operation is so biased towards these buyers that the seller is extremely vulnerable when any form of complaint is made, whether justified or not.
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