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About admin

This is the Ecotech Services administration account. The information and opinions expressed here are those of Ecotech Services Limited.

Community Recycling Network membership

Ecotech Services is pleased to have been accepted as an associate member of the Community Recycling Network  (CRN).  Both Ecotech Services and CRN are working towards the goal of zero waste to landfill but while CRN has a broad mandate … Continue reading

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Twitter account

Ecotech Services now has an account on Twitter, the microblogging social media site.  The nature of our work means that it will not be used very often.

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Electrical appliance safety testing

Ecotech Services now offers electrical safety testing (test and tag) for plug in appliances both on site and delivered to our workshop.  This is a logical extension to the work that we have been doing to date. Alan Liefting, the … Continue reading

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New employee – Angus Phillips

Ecotech Services welcomes Angus Phillips as a new employee on a part time basis.  Angus is employed primarily as a computer technician but will help out with some of the many other tasks that need doing. Angus is self taught … Continue reading

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Ecotech Services is now a secondhand dealer

We have been notified today that as of 13 September 2016 Ecotech Services Ltd is a licensed Secondhand Dealer and Alan Liefting has a Secondhand Dealers certificate. Ecotech Services Ltd license number: 16-034091 Alan Lieftings’ certificate number: 16-034092 Details are … Continue reading

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Global e-waste flows

E-waste processing is shifting polluting industries from the developed to the developing world, as illustrated by this infographic from Nature.  This has been happening for a number of decades (and credit goes to BAN and others in bringing it to … Continue reading

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Repair technicians’ creed

Repair technicians should follow a code of ethics and the statements below, as defined by iFixit, is how we run our business. We promise to always observe the following: Honesty in Business We are honest in business dealings. Our contracts, … Continue reading

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Repair Manifesto

Ecotech Services supports the Ifixit Repair Manifesto.

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Climate change and e-waste

The COP21 climate change conference is currently in progress.  While the major focus of climate change is around the use of fossil fuels there are other aspects that are drivers of climate change. One of these is waste. Ecotech Services … Continue reading

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Second hand can be more reliable than new

Ecotech Services sells a range of second hand equipment that has been repaired or refurbished.  We can offer a warranty on the equipment without fear of incurring high costs (resulting from warranty repair or for refunds) to us for a … Continue reading

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