Midland Lead Manufacturers is a major lead sheet manufacturer in the United Kingdom, producing an estimated 20,000 tonnes yearly. We are a fully integrated lead sheet producer with our own refining processes, operating under an Integrated Pollution Prevention and Control (IPPC) license that is regulated by the UK Environment Agency. What’s more, we are one of the first UK lead manufacturers to hold both an ISO 14001and OHSAS 18001 certificate.
Soft lead scrap specifications
For our production process, we purchase large quantities of clean soft lead scrap from UK scrap merchants. The material – we use only recycled lead to fill our kettles – has to comply with our standards and as set out in the BS MA Specification Drake 25:
Delivery and payment details
Our yard is open for scrap deliveries from 8.00 till 16.00 on week days and we only close during the Christmas period. Our payment policy is such that once the material has passed our quality inspection, we pay within 24 hours after delivery. If it is a delivery with supplier-owned vehicles, the driver can wait for his cheque – if previously agreed.