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Cover your cabinet with class! Highlander's new bespoke cabinet livery service is now open for business!

How would you like your normally bland looking security console looking like a real part of the office? Highlander Security Shredding can have cabinets supplied in the exact colour or combinations of colours that you want! We have the solution for you with our new bespoke cabinet design service which means you can have the colour, design and look you desire, which fits perfectly into your office environment! 

Highlander Charity activities - All aboard for Ecuador!

Euan Walker - a student at the University of the West of Scotland and part-time employee at Highlander, recently decided to make a big change and challenged himself to take part in something worthwhile and worth remembering!

How we handle your confidential waste – Explained in video!

Ever wondered how we collect and handle your confidential waste papers? Highlander have produced this short video which illustrates the process from start to shred and which we think will answer most question people have about the service! We would be delighted if you could take 2 minutes to watch the video and hopefully, provide some information and assurance that the Highlander service experience – fully accredited to EN15713 and BS7858 standards – meets all your needs from collection to shredding!

Highlander helps fight Identity fraud in Central Scotland!

Highlander recently launched its campaign to help members of the public to beat identity fraud, by formally welcoming all of central Scotland to take advantage of our new “Public drop off” service for redundant confidential waste papers. If you have old bank statements, utility bills, medical information or any papers with your name, address or date of birth contained within, then Highlander have the service Scotland has been looking for, to help beat identity fraud!

Highlander Hits Edinburgh!

Highlander have recently hit Edinburgh in our quest to provide a low-cost, but professional Security Shredding area for the many offices and businesses in the area! We will be sending our commercial team there for the next 2 months to drop in and say hello to anyone and everyone who may have a destruction requirement for confidential waste.

Highlander help support football team!

Highlander were recently asked by Lewis United football team to sponsor the purchase of new football strips to coincide with their trip to Barcelona on the 20th April, where they will be competing in the Barcelona Cup with other boys clubs from around the world.

Highlander ladies in Charity fun run!

Sunday 21 May 2017 will be a day of pain but also gain, for the Highlander ladies who have admirably entered themselves into this year’s Race for Life being held in Glasgow, with all funds raised going to Cancer Research UK.

Lanarkshire Business Excellence Awards 2017

The Highlander staff were suited and booted on Friday evening for the 2017 Lanarkshire Business Excellence awards, held at the Motherwell Civic centre.

Highlander feature – Recycling Association quarterly magazine coverage

Highlander are in the news again! The Recycling Association quarterly magazine recently visited our depot to find out a little more about who we are and what we do here at Highlander. Reporter Tom Goulding, spent the day at the depot just before Christmas to explore and share our story and find out how Linwood Avenue depot went from waste paper operation, to film studio, to MRF (materials recycling facility) then back to waste paper depot again – quite a journey over 5 decades!

All hail to our Recycling achievers!

Highlander recently provided some customers with their annual “Recycling Achievement” certificates, as congratulations for their hard work in contributing to a cleaner, greener Environment!

Highlander weighs-in with new scales!

Highlander International Recycling recently upgraded our site weigh-bridge system from our old “on ground / drive up” system to a brand new “in floor / drive on” system with total investment of over £30,000.

Highlander Bake-off 2016

At Highlander we like to do our bit for charity and today we held our very own 'Bake-off' which was a great day for charity but not so great day for our Waistlines!

Highlander contract renewal and baler provision

Highlander have been in partnership with Kintyre Recycling - a social enterprise based in Campbeltown - for several years and when Kintyre were presented with significantly more volumes to handle, we jumped right into action to help!

Autumn 2016 Market Report

We are delighted to present our quarterly market update within Sustainable Ireland, written by our very own Stephen Duffy, and covers Brexit implications, currency variations and a very public spat about materials quality!

Highlander on Facebook!

Highlander are pleased to inform you that we are now firmly into the 21st century with our decision to go onto Facebook! We have opened 2 dedicated pages to cover our Recycling activities and our Security Shredding activities and we would be very grateful if you could like and share our pages and give us a follow for up to date company news, recycling facts and information and upcoming service offers to both existing and potential customers!