Month: April 2019

Ecogen’s Alresford site circa late 1970’s

Here is an image taken in the late 1970’s over our industrial estate in Alresford. The highlighted area is the premises Ecogen Recycling now occupies. Back then it was a saw mill called White and Etherington which closed for business in October 2013, having traded for many generations.

The AXO-704HH paper shredder in operation at Ecogen Recycling

Cages of pre-sorted archive documents are tipped, using a rotating folk lift attachment, into the AXO-704HH shredder then the shredded paper is conveyed directly into the Presona LP50 automatic baler. This setup, designed by Presona UK, reduces manual handling and increases our document shredding capacity to 250 tonnes per week . James Lewis (commercial director) …

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Ecogen becomes preferred recycling partner of The HTA

On 14th March the Horticultural Trades Association teamed up with Ecogen Recycling and launched their new recycling scheme for garden centres and nurseries across Britain. Tim Bell (the HTA’s Commercial Manager) writes “Due to increased member interest in responsible waste recycling, we are delighted to announce the launch of our new plastic recycling scheme, brought to you by …

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