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

FABBundle - why buy the whole car?

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


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


Salvage auctions
Specialist ATFs

Credit card laws
ELV Directive
Health & safety

Dwindling DIY market affects profits

Many of us are more than aware that sales to the DIY motorist aren’t what they used to be. Interestingly an article on seeking alpha, “More Evidence of a Slowdown In DIY Auto Repairs” shows that US auto recyclers are seeing the same problems.
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New shredder in easy reach of M6 opens in Preston

Doctored airbag

RecyclingLives is a business with a difference. The company knows about vehicle dismantling, are MVDA members, they operate the Scrap Car Network, they also handle all ferrous, non ferrous, a sizeable operation in TV recycling (6,000 units per week) and a waste transfer business. And what’s amazing is that the business supports a major charitable, community based operation helping the homeless and ex-offenders return to a stable and useful life.
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1st Choice Spares - the UKs leading parts locator

Exporting used parts

The MVDA’s blog recently outlined steps that ATFs can take to ensure that working vehicle parts intended for ‘reuse’ overseas for their ‘original purpose’ can be clearly distinguished from waste that requires greater control.
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What the future holds!

Engine breaking

Changes in automotive design and technology will create serious issues for the auto recycler in the future. In this article we highlight the potential carbon fibre has to impact on your business.
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OHRA racking systems

Feeding the new furnace of Duesmann & Hensel Recycling

International precious metals recycler, Duesmann & Hensel Recycling recently announced the commissioning of a new furnace near Frankfurt, Germany, designed to handle up to 2,000 tonnes each year of material containing precious metals - to you and me, that means CATS. We took a look at the UK side of their operation and what they can offer the auto recycler.
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Partspeed revs ahead at Bridgend Business Awards

Auto recycler, Partspeed tell us that they have been named ‘Manufacturing Business of the Year (turnover under £1 million) at the Bridgend Business Forum Awards - impressive!
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