Waste management and recycling are areas filled with regulations and legislation. In this section we refer to the issues most likely to affect you and how we can help you meet your obligations:
EU Landfill Directive
The Landfill Directive aims to minimise waste and increase levels of re-use, recycling and energy recovery, with implications for businesses and local authorities.
Find out more about the EU Landfill Directive.
Hazardous/special waste regulations
The regulations are relevant for anyone who produces hazardous waste and include a requirement for most waste producers.
Find out more about the hazardous/special waste regulations.
Site Waste Management Plans
This includes a quick summary of the regulations which mean that most construction projects require a Site Waste Management Plan.
Find out more about the Site Waste Management Plans.
Environmental Protection Act
A quick summary of the Act that is likely to be of relevance to any commercial
organisation producing or processing waste (with possible but less likely
implications for private householders).
Find out more about the Environmental Protection Act.