UCG Recycling is designed for the efficient high volume processing of all
grades of steel, stainless steel, and alloy scrap. Due to the large size of the
business, it is vital that highly trained personnel thoroughly inspect all materials
to prevent cross contamination & the staff coming into contact with harmful
As a result of a large number of mines, radioactive scrap is a major
problem affecting the metal recycling industry in South Africa. In response to this
problem, UCG has recently commissioned the placement of radiation detection
units to prevent radioactive scrap from entering the premises.
UCG Recycling are currently in the process of
acquiring a special nuclear license that enables UCG to handle radioactive material
& further rid the environment of these harmful elements.
Through the collection & processing of scrap into industrially reusable
commodities, we are being environmentally responsible and encouraging
conservation of our natural resources.
- Closed Containers, gas tanks, propane bottles, airbag canisters,
or gas cylinders (pressurised vessels).
- Garbage, bags, rags, paper & other debris
- Any radioactive material or radioactive containment material
UCG Recycling aim to recover, process & recycle all
metals in a safe, healthy, efficient and environmentally friendly manner.
The success of
our business is driven by the quality of our people & as a socially responsible
business, we continually strive to improve Safety, Health, Environmental and
Quality Management (SHEQ) standards through
compliance with all relevant SHEQ legislation, ensuring that appropriate
responsibilities and authorities are delegated to oversee SHEQ issues,
empowering employees through training to have the required skills &
abilities to carry out our SHEQ policies, promoting and developing SHEQ
awareness and responsibility at all levels of the company & Implementing
SHEQ management to reduce accidents, injuries, wastage, and breakdowns thereby
improving the work environment, job satisfaction and ultimately, the
profitability of the company.