As a cash for cars company in Melbourne, Eastern Cash for Cars is not only dedicated to providing a convenient and hassle-free way to sell your old car, but we are also deeply committed to minimizing the hidden environmental impact of old cars through our green recycling practices.

Many people may not be aware that old cars can have significant environmental consequences beyond just emitting harmful greenhouse gases while on the road. When left to deteriorate in junkyards or landfills, old cars can leak toxic fluids such as oil, coolant, and transmission fluid, which can seep into the soil and contaminate nearby water sources. These fluids contain hazardous chemicals that can pose a serious threat to the environment, including wildlife and vegetation.

At Eastern Cash for Cars, we understand the environmental risks posed by old cars, and we are passionate about mitigating those risks through responsible and sustainable recycling practices. We ensure that all the cars we buy go through a thorough recycling process that is compliant with all relevant environmental regulations in Melbourne. Our commitment to green recycling includes the following practices:

  1. Fluid Extraction: Before recycling a vehicle, we carefully extract and properly dispose of all fluids, including oil, coolant, and transmission fluid, to prevent any potential leakage or contamination.
  2. Parts Salvaging: We salvage and reuse any functional parts from the vehicles we buy, reducing the need for new manufacturing and minimizing the demand for raw materials.
  3. Metal Recycling: We recycle the metal components of old cars, such as the body frame, chassis, and engine block, to reduce the strain on natural resources and minimize energy consumption.
  4. Responsible Disposal: Any non-recyclable materials or hazardous components that cannot be salvaged or recycled are disposed of properly and in compliance with local regulations to prevent environmental harm.

Our commitment to green recycling goes beyond just meeting regulatory requirements. We continually seek ways to improve our practices and reduce our environmental footprint. We actively explore innovative recycling technologies and collaborate with other environmentally-conscious organizations to promote sustainable practices within the automotive industry.

By choosing Eastern Cash for Cars to sell your old car, you can be confident that you are making a positive environmental impact. Not only will you receive fair and competitive cash for your car, but you will also contribute to a greener future by supporting our commitment to green recycling practices. Together, we can work towards a cleaner, healthier, and more sustainable environment for Melbourne and beyond. Contact us today to experience our eco-friendly cash for cars service.


Contact us at

Eastern Cash For Cars
720 High St Rd, Glen Waverley, VIC 3150
(03) 7035 7830