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Estates Logistics

The Estates Logistics team provides a variety of services to the University, including collection of certain recyclable materials, furniture deliveries and removals and assistance with office moves. Please read the information below for further details.

Collecting Recycling

The logistics team collect certain items of recycling. Please see below for instructions.

Item Removal Disposal
Batteries Please email to arrange. Dry cell batteries go to Batteryback to be recycled and wet cell batteries go to Lings to be recycled.
Toner and Ink Cartridges Please email to arrange. Toner and Ink Cartridges are sent off to Office Green in the first instance and are recycled. Money earned back from Office Green is donated to Seeds for Africa and the Pilgrims Hospice. In the second instance the lower quality cartridges are recycled with Takeback.
Waste Electricals and Electronic Equipment (WEEE) An Electronic Disposal Form needs to be completed and emailed. WEEE is taken to SWEEEP where the raw materials are recovered and the full item is recycled.
Confidential Paper Please email to arrange. Confidential paper is recycled by Viridor.



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Last Updated: 04/08/2022