News

A place for the team to share news about the business, sustainability, and useful how-tos.

We were delighted to be invited to feature in The Guardian’s Green and Ethical Checklist recently. The checklist helps guide people towards leading a more sustainable lifestyle in 2021. If you missed it, you can read the edited version here… Join the fight for a world without electronic waste Recycling is now non-negotiable for many

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Do you want to support initiatives that are using old IT devices to make a difference? You will know if you have visited our site before or have worked with us: the Reconome team advocates a partnership approach. We work with businesses every day using this approach to help support the growth of our young,

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Our favourite projects are when we work with large corporations to help them achieve their Sustainability and Corporate Social Responsibility goals Here is an example of how two companies with a shared passion for the environment worked together to avoid 1654.4 kg of IT equipment being sent to landfill. Early in 2020, we were approached

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Recycling laptops and refurbishing computers are finally becoming a more popular choice for many schools and businesses. This is great news and a step in the right direction, taking us back to when our parents or grandparents attempted to fix things before considering buying a replacement! Many positive steps have been taken over the last

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We’ve had conversations with many schools in London and beyond regarding choosing new laptops over refurbished laptops.  Is the investment in old laptops worth an already tight budget? Without exception, you tell us your budgets are tight and that getting them to stretch as far as possible is always a priority. So, purchasing refurbished laptops

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We were surprised when we read a report from the Office for National Statistics (ONS) back in 2020. It shares some valuable insights into what had become a dire situation. But when reading it, we realised we could positively influence this situation by working with the right partners.  So we took action! The key facts

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There is an issue currently dominating the headlines in education and IT-focused publications and also mainstream news. The main message is: Nearly two million households in the UK do not have the means to access the internet. Therefore, many children are not receiving adequate schooling during the pandemic. Figures shared on BBC Newsround Online suggest

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There’s no doubt that sustainability has become the buzzword of the 21st century. And if you’re clued up on all things sustainability, chances are you’ve come across the words ‘circular economy’.

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