Ltd Ltd Ltd Ltd response to the End of Life Vehicle Directive. The directive sought to improve the recyclability of scrap cars and to reduce the impact they had on the environment. Since that time, Cartakeback has processed nearly 2 million scrap cars, with a year on year increase in numbers. Each one of Cartakeback`s 300 car recycling centres has been licensed as an Authorised Treatment Facility by one of the UK`s environmental agencies. Our car recycling centres have been exclusively approved by car makers representing over 70% of cars on the road, & we extend this first class car recycling service to customers- whatever their brand of car. Under the Government scrappage scheme, together with our Authorised Treatment Facility partners, we handled over 190,000 cars from the 400,000 surrendered. Within the scheme we organised collections, payments, invoicing, electronic DVLA Certificates of Destruction, Hazardous Waste Consignment Notes & of course, achieved the recycling targets.

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Bankfield House, Regent Road, , Liverpool , L20 8RQ United Kingdom
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Business Type:
Service provider
Industry Type:
Waste and Recycling
Market Focus:
Nationally (across the country)
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