Hazardous Waste In England And Wales

Who Regulates Hazardous Waste In England & Scotland? Hazardous waste and its disposal in England & Wales are controlled by the Hazardous Waste Regulations 2005, governing all businesses who want to dispose of hazardous waste in these countries.   These regulations were brought in to replace the old Special Waste Regulations of 1996 and are enforced by the Environment Agency …

New Waste Crime Sentencing Guidelines & Legislation 2014

Don’t Do The Crime… It (Really) Ain’t Worth The Time!     Here at All Waste Matters, we’ve seen some pretty radical changes to waste management and recycling legislation during the 30 or so years that we’ve been servicing businesses all over the UK.   In that sense, we are the wisened old owl perched on the legislation branch, anticipating …

One Man’s Rubbish Is Another Man’s Gold

(Quite Literally In This Case!) For over 20 years Africa has been the illegal dumping ground for millions of tonnes of exported Electronic Waste and with a further increase predicted of over 30% in the next 4 years this is an ever growing problem.   However a soon to start up South African company with the help from UK based …

Climate Week – March 2011

All Waste Matters are pleased to be showcasing our green credentials with the BigGreenBus at the very first UK Climate Week. The UK’s first Climate Week will take place in March with the aim of enhancing society’s approach to combating climate change by creating an unprecedented opportunity for individuals and organisations to share ideas, forge new collaborations, motivate their peers …