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Expansion for Hensel Recycling (UK) Ltd

new faces at hensel
New faces at Hensel - Mark Anthony Gerrard (left) and Sebastian Hensel (centre) with Frank Rettinger (right)

The business of processing cats has been highlighted quite a lot over the last year and it was good to hear news from Hensel Recycling that they are now fully compliant and that there are some new faces to move the business forward.


It was this time last year that we all found out that cats were to be reclassified as hazardous waste. The problem was the RCF matting which, although not in the majority of cats, nobody seemed to know which ones were affected so all were reclassified.

Although it didn’t affect those simply removing and selling cats, the risk from dust for those processing meant big improvements to air cleaning and monitoring systems had to be designed and installed.

As we mentioned, the company is now fully compliant with the new regulations and were issued the required permit (EPR/EP3439DW) back in November 2016. Their systems and processes have all been fully upgraded to prevent the chance of risk to human health from any cats containing RCF matting.

You might know them better as Duesmann and Hensel (their previous name), but after the company’s owners, Clemens and Thomas Hensel acquired the shares of Alexandra and Ralf Duesmann, they felt it made sense to change the company name to Hensel Recycling.
New faces at Hensel Recycling (UK) Ltd
Hensel Recycling (UK) Ltd also recently increased their presence on the UK market. Mark Anthony Gerrard (UK Business Development) and Sebastian Hensel (Sales Manager) are now supporting Frank Rettinger in the UK branch which is based in West Sussex.

If you want to know more about the service they offer and the effectiveness of their improved facilities, visit their website or call them on the following numbers:
  • Frank Rettinger 01403 792 506
  • Mark Anthony Gerrard mob 07867 315 431
  • Sebastian Hensel 01403 792 503


May 2017


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