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Fly Tipping Facts

Everybody in the waste industry has encountered fly-tipping at some point in their careers. It could well be described as a plague on the waste industry. Read our article below and find out the fly tipping facts you should know.

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Guide To Skip Road Permits

When you hire a skip, there are occasions when you need Skip Road Permits. A permit is required if the skip has to be placed on the public highway (that is the roads or pavement). The skip road permit has to be up to date and valid – and appropriate for the type of waste […]

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Guide To Hiring A Skip

If you are undertaking a task that will produce waste, then skip hire is often the easiest and cheapest solution for rubbish removal. Read our guide to hiring a skip for some useful points to consider.

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What Are Waste Carrier Licences?

Waste carrier licences can be confusing for those who are not in the know. Find out what your responsibilities are and why you should be using a properly licensed waste carrier for your business waste.

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What SME’s Can Do To Fight Waste Crime

Did you know that the Waste Duty of Care is a crucial component of your waste collection regime? There is a responsibility on you for how your business waste is handled. The Duty of Care takes effect from the moment you produce the waste, and it continues right up to the moment that you hand […]

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Business Waste Duty Of Care In 3 Easy Steps

Were you aware that the responsibility lies with you as a business owner to ensure that you look after your waste? You are responsible for any harm that comes to the environment as a result of its storage, transportation or unlawful disposal. Many people just assume that the company who picks it up from you […]

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Stop Waste Crime

Waste crime is on the rise as UK companies are failing to comply with their ‘duty of care’ obligations on waste.

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Low Duty Of Care Awareness Fuelling Waste Crime

The Waste Duty of Care is an important component of your waste collection regime. It is the responsibility you have for your business waste. It takes effect the moment you produce waste and continues up to the moment you hand it over to a licensed waste management company. More than half of businesses in the […]

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Illegal Deposition Of Controlled Waste

A £540 fine has been handed out by a Glasgow Court to the representative of a haulage company after they knowingly caused controlled waste to be deposited on the site of a former power plant without having a waste management licence that authorised them to do so.  As well as the fine, the owners of […]

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How Do You Classify Waste?

Because all businesses are now bound by the waste duty of care, there are a few things that you will need to know about the waste that you generate. Read our guide on how to classify waste you or your business produce…

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