Category Archives: Uncategorized

Market report: Paint pails

After a decade of slow demand the market for second hand paint pails has strengthened.  Market analysts working in the second hand paint pail market have seen a supply side issue.  This appears to be largely due to a shortage … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Price increases

Most of our prices have remained the same for a long while but a wide number of factors means we have to raise some of them. The changes are effective immediately. These are the updated prices and our full price … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Technology sale

Ecotech Services will be having a sale of surplus second hand and refurbished stock.  Items include: Televisions, DVD players, speakers Computers, computer parts Laptops, laptop parts, laptop accessories Electronic components and assemblies Cables Mechanical hardware Fasteners Batteries Ten percent discount … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Ecotech comes up with the goods!

I was pottering around at work on the Sunday night of a long Easter weekend and decided to fix a set of tool drawers that came in for recycling.  Yep, we get all sorts of things coming in for recycling! … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Shocking quality

We had a cheap Homemaker brand HT7145KM heater come in for recycling.  This one had two of the halogen heating lamps rattling around in the bottom because the ends had shattered and the third on was on the way out … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Stay safe with stuff

This heavy duty extension cord had been quite severely severed.  This is certainly a serious safety situation. It must have happened while it had current flowing through it because there has been severe sparking in the severed section. Stay safe!

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , | Leave a comment

COVID-19 and waste

This box of stationary items came in with one of our e-waste recycling consignments. It was going to be thrown out but our staff member said we would take it.  It was unneeded due to a reduction in overseas student … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged | Leave a comment

Repair cafe at Lincoln

Lincoln Envirotown is holding a repair cafe event on Saturday the 4th of December from 10am to 1pm.  As well as bikes and clothing repairs to appliances, computers, and anything else that is electrically powered will be offered. Ecotech Services … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

2021 International Repair Day

As a means of promoting the repair industry Ecotech Services is once again offering free repairs or evaluation to a wide range of faulty electrical, electronic and computer equipment on the 2021 International Repair Day. The event will be held … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Recycling and life cycle analysis

I sent this reply to an email that we received from one of our customers.  Thought I would share it because there is a lot of good info here. . . . Some of the answers to your questions are … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment