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#1 mab01uk

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Posted 25 December 2017 - 07:45 PM

 

What should happen to that used oil filter when it comes off your car. (USA)

 



#2 Magneto

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Posted 25 December 2017 - 08:18 PM

On an individual basis, we take ours back to the auto parts store along with our used oil, and they send them off to be recycled - do not throw them in the trash!



#3 ukcooper

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Posted 25 December 2017 - 10:26 PM

take mine the tip they have a big oil tank and a bin for filter just chuck em in for free

#4 Steve220

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Posted 25 December 2017 - 10:58 PM

take mine the tip they have a big oil tank and a bin for filter just chuck em in for free


Ditto.

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Posted 03 January 2018 - 06:53 PM

i weigh mine in just put them in my scrap bin 



#6 garethleesmith

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Posted 11 January 2018 - 03:29 PM

Your local recycling centre should... take them!  :proud:



#7 spraybeater

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Posted 14 January 2018 - 06:56 PM

Interesting  subject this in my last job before retiring,  ie Workshop Manager for a

large privately owned Construction Company, I was responsible for arranging for

disposal of, old oil and oil filters, and the keeping up to date the necessary paper work

and the audits that went with them, the penalties for not keeping the proper records for

SEPA were quite scary if I remember properly £3000. fine and 6 months jail, and the

company were not allowed to pay the fine .






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