Car accessories that have changed our driving experience

The car industry has come a long way since it began over a century ago and now there are more car related accessories and gadgets than ever before.    The car industry has come a long way since it began over a century ago and now there are more car related accessories and gadgets than […]

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Cars of the Future

The Tokyo car show brought us a sneak peak at the newest and most advanced cars that could be in production within the next few years. There has never been a more exciting period in the development and advancement of automotive technology.  The need for new and innovative environmentally friendly solutions is fuelling this change, […]

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The Newest Fuel Efficient Car

Volkswagen enter the hybrid market with their XL1.  With the price of petrol rising rapidly and ever increasing concerns over the effects of carbon dioxide being released into the atmosphere, the motives for producing environmentally friendly cars are as obvious as they are compelling.  So far, the most commercially successful car to utilise electricity as […]

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Save the environment by scrapping non-green old cars

With global warming becoming a major cause for concern, having you old unused car scrapped is the best way to contribute your bit towards the environment.   Ever considered car scrapping for your old car? With global warming becoming a major cause for concern and with the Go-Green initiative becoming a necessity, having your old unused […]

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What is an ATF?

What does ATF stand for and what do they do? When talking to anyone in our industry they will often mention an AFT.  What does it stand for and what do they do?   ATF stands for Authorised Treatment Facility that are monitored by the Environment Agency (EA) to make sure they are licensed and […]

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The benefits of recycling scrap metal

Find out more about the environmental savings of scrapping your car with National Scrap Car.  When National Scrap Car take your end of life vehicle (ELV) away, after all the parts that are re-useable and the dangerous fluids have been removed, the authorised treatment facility (ATF) that had handled the safe disposal of your car […]

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How scrapping cars used to be

How to tell the difference between legitimated and rogue scrap dealers. In the days of old, if you wanted to scrap your vehicle you would contact the local scrap dealer who would turn up to collect it whenever he felt like it.  They would even charge you for the privilege of taking your car away. […]

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Why is the number of dumped cars on the increase?

The number of cars being dumped has increased but there is an environmentally friendly and income generating alternative.  The dumping of cars has increased mainly due to their owners not being able to afford the running costs but not realising there is a better way.  They are just trying to rid themselves of the nightmare […]

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The Process of Scrapping a Car

Ever wondered what happens to your car after it has been sold for scrap?    If your car has reached the end of its useful life and it will cost too much to keep on the road because of repairs and an MOT that is due, what are you options – scrap it or scrap […]

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Illegal Waste Sites

The Environmental Agency clamps down on illegal waste sites.  The Environment Agency has reported that it closes 25 illegal waste sites every week, a dramatic increase on the previous year, and a total for the year of 1279, an increase of 70%.   The agency reports that legitimate waste businesses are being undercut by these […]

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