28 Apr '12, 1pm

Why don't businesses understand waste management?: By Liam Tarry As a waste management company, it shocks us tha...

As a waste management company , it shocks us that so many businesses, particularly here in the UK, don't understand how important it is. Day-to-day items such as aerosol cans, paint tins, computer monitors, flourescent tubes and fridges are all classed as hazardous waste - yet so often they are not disposed of correctly. Back in July 2005 the UK government introduced the Hazardous Waste Rules, which aimed to decrease the amount of dangerous waste being produced by increasing the number of products which could be defined as potentially hazardous waste. Since then, any business which produces what is classed as hazardous waste have needed to register with the Surroundings Agency which monitors how much waste is produced. However, it gets tricky. Some businesses are exempt from having to register as a hazardous waste producer if they produce less than 200kg of hazardous waste...

Full article: http://www.renewableenergyworld.com/rea/blog/post/2012/04...

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