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How to securely destroy confidential waste

Any business that records confidential information from their clients has a legal obligation to handle and dispose of it with full confidentiality. Sensitive details can include names, financial information, DOBs, addresses, patient records, and payroll information. Failure to comply or take due care in handling confidential waste could land you with a hefty fine and…

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Is plasterboard hazardous and can it be recycled?

Home renovation or commercial projects can both produce lots of plasterboard which requires prompt and safe disposal. But many people wonder if plasterboard is a hazardous material, and whether it can be recycled. In this article, we hope to answer these questions and explain exactly how you can dispose of your plasterboard waste – easily…

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The Smallest to Biggest Skip Sizes

Whether you’re managing a large construction project or getting a few jobs done around the house, a skip is a must-have item to dispose of all waste in one place. However, it can be tricky to decide exactly what size you need – that’s where our guide can help.   Note: skips are measured in…

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Why Hiring a Skip Is Better Than a Trip to the Tip

When disposing of the waste for your latest construction or home renovation project, most people are familiar with the long, laborious trip to the tip. However, more people are realising the worth of hiring a skip, as this option is easier-to-access, quicker to use and all round, a far more convenient way to dispose of…

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Christmas Recycling Tips

When we say “go green” this Christmas, we mean more than just putting your Christmas tree up. At this time of the year, we’re all feeling much more generous and festive, but with a little bit of effort, you can be kind to the environment, too, while still celebrating the season. This month, to help…

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Christmas Trade Waste Collections 2018

If you’re an existing trade waste client of H Brown, then please download the form below and e-mail: traffic@brownrecycling.co.uk or fax form to 01782 825270 Please TICK box next to the service date you require: DOWNLOAD FORM HERE Please appreciate that this form MUST be returned should you require a service over the Christmas period; all…

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Skip Hire Permits in Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire

Hiring a skip to help you get rid of your waste in one easy, environmentally friendly fashion is simple, but people often worry about how to get a skip hire permit in Stoke-on-Trent or the wider Staffordshire region. The first thing to establish is whether you actually need a skip hire permit, then you can…

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The Health & Safety measures behind your skip hire

The health and safety of you, the public and our team here at Brown Recycling is of the utmost importance to us. When it comes to hiring a skip, there are numerous health and safety aspects involved in the process to protect all parties. It can often seem overwhelming when the term ‘health & safety’…

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