Month: April 2019

2015 expansion with Ecogen’s new materials recovery facility

Ecogen are delighted to announce the opening of our brand new recycling plant in Alresford, Hampshire. Set in the beautiful town of Alresford, it spans 1.8 acres and includes; a dedicated document shredding plant, a new MRF containing a fully automatic channel baler with conveyor system and a 40ft weighbridge with traffic light signalling. We …

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Recycling Shredded Office Paper

Do you want to recycle your shredded office paper? We have a growing reputation in the paper recycling industry and are a leading recycler of all types of paper and cardboard. We collect from printers, direct mail houses, newsprint factories, paper products manufacturers and offices. Contact us for further details of our paper recycling services.

Ecogen invest 90k in new document shredding plant

With an ever growing supply of documents for shredding, Ecogen Recycling decided to commission the latest AXO-704 shredder with prototype ‘hard head’ technology. In conjunction with a unique custom-made conveyer system, designed by Middleton Engineering, this 90,000 investment has future proofed this part of the business by increasing shredding capacity from 1 tonne per hour …

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Duty of care for the destruction of confidential documents

Whilst most organisations are familiar with the importance of retaining files and documents for as long as legally required, far fewer are aware of the potential consequences of storing or destroying confidential records without due care. Failure to ensure the secure destruction of confidential documents containing personal information can result in significant fines or even …

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