For immediate release 20 November 2003
UNIVERSAL SALVAGE PLC
Universal Salvage plc ("Universal") is pleased to announce that it has
secured a contract with Toyota (GB) PLC ("Toyota") to handle the
disposal of its End of Life Vehicles ("ELVs"). The contract is for an
initial three-year term, starting with immediate effect.
Universal will be responsible for providing the network of Authorised
Treatment Facilities ("ATF") through which Toyota and Lexus ELVs will be
decontaminated and disposed of. This process will be carried out in
accordance with the new environmental rules, which will be enforced from
1 February 2004.
With its network of sites, its national infrastructure and its ability
to provide an electronic audit trail in the disposal process, Universal
is able to offer motor manufacturers a unique solution to meet the
legislative requirements under the European End of Life Vehicles
Universal is currently in negotiation to provide a similar service to a
number of other motor manufacturers.
Universal Salvage plc Martin Hynes Tel: 01234 762283
Biddicks Katie Tzouliadis Tel: 020 7448 1000