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For anybody wanting tips on scrapping an electric vehicle, there are some important issues you need to bear in mind.
While the process to scrapping and depolluting an electric car or van is similar to that for a petrol or diesel powered vehicle, there are some important differences.
Firstly, an electric vehicle is packed with complex electronics and circuitry as well as the battery pack. All of these need to be dealt with carefully.
Secondly, it’s really important that you use an authorised treatment facility for disposing of an unwanted electric vehicle because these are monitored by the Environment Agency to ensure that the vehicle is properly depolluted without harming our environment.
If you decide to use a scrapyard for disposing of an electric vehicle and it’s not being monitored by the Environment Agency, then you run the risk that pollutants from your vehicle may damage the environment and you will still be responsible for [...]
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With growing numbers of electric vehicles, or EVs, on our roads, you may be searching online for ‘How to scrap your electric car’.
While numbers are low currently, there’s no doubt that from 2019 more electric cars will need to be scrapped or recycled because they’ve either been involved in an accident or are too expensive to repair.
This then leaves owners with something of a conundrum because they will need to use a reputable scrap car firm to ensure their vehicle is disposed of correctly.
Failing to do so may lead to the environment being polluted as rogue car scrappers will fail to de-pollute the car properly so there may be oils and chemicals being thrown away.
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If you want to find a car scrap yard near me and want to deal with professionals who pay the best prices, then you need to speak with the team at The Scrappers.
That’s because they have more than 20 years of experience in scrapping cars and vans and can collect from anywhere in the UK.
Based in the north-west of England, The Scrappers use a network of friendly and experienced agents to pick up vehicles at a time to suit you and from wherever you need the vehicle collecting from. Whether it’s from home, work or a garage then we are happy to collect it.
You can also use a search engine to find a scrapyard for paying the best prices near to where you live but you need to be aware of a number of issues.
The first issue is that the scrapyard really should be licensed by the Environment Agency, so it [...]
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If you are considering scrapping an electric car, then you should use a responsible vehicle recycling firm such as The Scrappers.
Why? The simple answer is that The Scrappers is an authorised treatment facility, which means it is monitored by the Environment Agency to ensure that scrap vehicles are disposed of correctly without harming our environment.
And since an electric car or van is packed with hazardous chemicals, it’s crucial that you use an experienced scrapyard for this purpose.
Electric vehicles use sizeable and heavy batteries, usually made with lithium ion which need to be handled correctly.
Also, along with the electronics and circuitry, an electric car has lots of components which could potentially be used for repairing other electric vehicles or in other industries altogether.