Commercial waste do's and don'ts

Here are some useful tips on how to manage your commercial waste.

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  • Do use a registered waste carrier, broker or disposer or use a licensed waste transfer station.
  • Do ask for your waste collectors' waste carriers number. 
  • Do ask where your waste is being taken and check if the place exists.
  • Do ask what is going to happen to your waste - is it being landfilled or reprocessed?
  • Do remember to sign a consignment note when your waste is first collected and retain a copy for at least 2 years, a consignment note can last for 2 years for a regular collection of the same type of waste.
  • Do separate and recycle your waste.
  • Do search for licensed companies who will collect and recycle or reuse your waste.
  • Do think if a quoted price sounds to good to be true, it probably is.

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Last updated: 16/05/2022 08:54