WEEE, Batteries and the Environment
SD Fire Alarms are committed to improving environmental performance and reducing any impact made on the environment. The company has been recognised by Envision (an environmental support programme) for actions to minimise environmental impacts and improve environmental efficiency. SD Fire Alarms are currently working towards an ISO 14001 certification through the implementation of an environmental management system.
Compliance with Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment (WEEE) Regulations.
SD Fire Alarms (Registration ID: 5770) are a member of Valpak’s ‘Distributor Take Back Scheme’ (DTS). This means that any of our customers are able to deposit WEEE for recycling at their local site – no matter where they live in the UK.
The UK’s WEEE collection network now includes all the Civil Amenity Sites in the UK. These total over 1119 sites with over 95% collecting all types of WEEE for recycling. For advice on all aspects of recycling, including recycling of waste electronic equipment or to find your nearest recycling site for waste electrical goods please visit www.recycle-more.co.uk
Alternatively, text 'elec' and any UK postcode to 60060, and you will receive a text back with details of your nearest recycling site for waste electrical goods. (Texts cost 50p + Standard Rate)
Onsite battery recycling
The Waste Batteries and Accumulators Regulations Under the Waste Battery regulations, we are now offering a take back scheme for all portable waste batteries. You can return your waste batteries to our business premises in person (please do not post). Alternatively, you can find your local recycling facility at www.recyclenow.co.uk