Category Archives: Greener Recycling

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We should recycle old cars just like we recycle rubbish

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In a bid to save the planet, we recycle much of our household waste every day. Sorting the plastics, cardboard and metal in to their respective boxes. Yet, when it comes to getting rid of an old car we aren’t …

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What Makes Recycling Monkey So Eco-Friendly?

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People often worry that having their car recycled won’t be eco-friendly, so they keep driving it around instead of doing the sensible thing and turning it over. This might sound like a good way to help the environment, but aging …

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Should I Sell Or Scrap My Car?

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You might think that scrapping is only for cars that have completely packed in, but in fact it can often be a better solution than selling. Scrapping can be the answer to many problems such as failed MOTs, unreliable vehicles …

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How Recycling is Greener than Scrapping

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At Recycling Monkey we offer a greener alternative to car scrapping. We aim to recycle all parts of a car, and to exceed the recycling targets for end of life vehicles, which are at least 85% of the car’s weight. …

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Everything You Need To Know On How To Scrap Your Car

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So you have decided to scrap your car. Perhaps it has packed up completely, or maybe it needs major repairs that you don’t want to pay out for. Read on for a quick guide to all that scrapping your car …

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Should I Scrap My Car? If So, How?

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This is one of the most common questions we get asked here at Recycling Monkey, and of course, they have come to the right people to ask it. There are a number of reasons why people think “should I scrap …

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The Car: Do You Love It Or Loathe It?

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Britain’s motoring has changed significantly over the last 25 years, but how do drivers feel about the changes to the roads, the costs and the cars? According to the RAC Motoring Report 2013, nearly half (48%) of Britain’s motorists enjoyed …

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The Cost Of Driving Is A Real Cause For Concern

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It doesn’t take a rocket scientist to know that the price of driving has gone sky-high when we compare it to a decade or more ago, but more drivers depend on their cars more than ever. According to a recent …

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4 Steps To Greener Car Recycling

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We have a greener approach to car recycling here at Recycling Monkey and follow a four-step process to help decide how we recycle each car. This approach allows us to decide which way is the most cost effective and most …