Category Archives: Hazardous waste

What to do with unwanted or broken electronics

We’ve all been there – whether it’s unwanted Christmas presents, devices that have just gone way past their best, or gadgets that have had the unfortunate fate of falling to the floor or down the loo, sometimes, sometimes we need to get rid of electronics.

It never feels right just putting them in the bin, does it? And that’s because it’s not right. There are plenty of other things that you should be doing with your unwanted or broken electronics, and none of them involve the average kitchen bin. Continue reading

How to safely dispose of hazardous household waste

What types of waste are hazardous?

Do you know what types of household waste are hazardous? You might be handling items which could potentially harm your health or the environment without realising.

It is highly important that hazardous items are disposed of correctly to prevent this, so below we outline things to consider when disposing of hazardous household waste. Continue reading

5 things you should never put in a skip

Some people assume they can throw what they like into a skip regardless of how dangerous or toxic the products are. We’re happy to take away general waste at Aplus skips but there are some restrictions we put in place for rubbish removal, so think carefully before you throw items away, here are some goods to watch out for. Continue reading