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Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment Recycling (WEEE)

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Each year WEEE recycling increases which isn’t surprising when you consider that every year an estimated 2 million tonnes of… Read More

What is ADR compliance and why is it important?

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What is ADR? ADR or the Accord européen relative au transport international des marchandises Dangereuses par Route is an international… Read More

How to dispose of sharps containers?

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There isn’t a single process for disposing of sharps containers.  The required process depends on how the sharps waste was… Read More

What is considered infectious waste and how should it be processed?

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In the healthcare and veterinary industries there are numerous challenges when it comes to waste management. Consequently healthcare activities carers… Read More

What is hazardous waste and how should it be processed?

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Hazardous wastes are wastes with properties that make it an oxidising agent, flammable, irritant, harmful, toxic, carcinogenic, corrosive, infectious, mutagenic… Read More

What happens to counterfeit goods after they are confiscated?

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Across markets up and down the UK there is a cat and mouse game between unscrupulous traders and Trading Standards… Read More

What is Offensive Waste?

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The main sources of offensive waste are from human and animal healthcare sectors. Any waste that isn’t infectious and doesn’t… Read More

What is an EWC Code?

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What is an EWC Code? The short answer to what is an EWC code is the code used to identify… Read More

What are animal by-products and how are animal by-products treated?

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It may sound an obvious question, but what are animal by-products? The answer isn’t as straight forward as you may… Read More

How Do You Dispose of Pharmaceutical Waste?

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What is Pharmaceutical Waste? When looking at the disposal of pharmaceutical waste it is important to note that pharmaceutical waste… Read More

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