Radioactive and nuclear substances and waste


  1. Classify different types of waste

    How to classify and describe your business waste so you can know how to manage and dispose of it - what you need to do, List of Waste (LoW) codes, technical guidance

  2. Hazardous waste

    How to deal with hazardous waste from your business in England - your duties, licences and registration, storage, collection and transport.

  3. Hazardous waste consignment note

    A completed consignment note must accompany hazardous waste when moved from any premises.

  4. Pollution inventory reporting form

    Form for operators to report pollution inventory (PI) data.

  5. Battery waste: retailer and distributor responsibilities

    Find out if you must offer free collection of old batteries - batteries you must take back, how to collect and send batteries to be recycled, penalties

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Guidance and regulation

  1. Hazardous waste: consignment note guidance
  2. The Siting Process for a Geological Disposal Facility (GDF)
  3. The UK's nuclear history
  4. LLWR Waste Services
  5. Hazardous waste: segregation and mixing
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News and communications

  1. Shipment of Highly Active Waste from the UK to Germany
  2. RWM sets out approach to evaluating sites for a GDF
  3. RWM yn nodi ei ddull o werthuso safleoedd ar gyfer GDF
  4. LLWR apprentices show business flair to win Challenge
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Research and statistics

  1. Ambient gamma radiation dose rates across the UK
  2. Radioactivity in Food and the Environment (RIFE) reports
  3. Managing on-site stockpiling and use of high volumes of concrete-based demolition material
  4. Nuclear Decommissioning Authority radioactive waste management strategy consultation: CoRWM response
  5. Graphene and its use in nuclear decommissioning
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Policy papers and consultations

  1. Sellafield: radioactive substances activities (RSA) permit variation
  2. Site Evaluation - How we will evaluate sites in England
  3. Gwerthuso Safleoedd - Sut byddwn yn gwerthuso safleoedd - Nghymru
  4. Site Evaluation - How we will evaluate sites in Wales
  5. Sizewell C: engagement plan
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Transparency and freedom of information releases

  1. Radioactive particles in the environment around Dounreay
  2. Waste Metric Dashboard: January 2020
  3. Sizewell C: response to EDF SZC Co stages 3 and 4 consultations
  4. Waste Forecasting Form: WSC-FOR-WFO
  5. Direct Research Portfolio Annual Report 2018 to 2019
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