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. 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

  5. Hazardous waste producer registration (Wales)

    Register your premises with Natural Resource Wales if you produce or hold hazardous waste in Wales

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Guidance and regulation

  1. Hazardous waste: consignment note guidance
  2. The UK's nuclear history
  3. Hazardous waste: consignee returns guidance (England)
  4. LLWR Waste Services
  5. How to contact Radioactive Waste Management (RWM)
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News and communications

  1. NDA named finalist in top PR awards
  2. CoRWM plenary meeting dates and locations 2019
  3. Low Level Waste Repository's landmark achievement
  4. Hold the date for the NDA Supply Chain Event at a new venue in 2020
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Research and statistics

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

  1. National FCERM strategy: Strategic Environmental Assessment scoping report
  2. Nuclear Decommissioning Authority: Business Plan 2019 to 2022
  3. Geological Disposal Facility site evaluation: CoRWM response to the RWM consultation
  4. Land remediation specialists embrace e-sharing
  5. Forward planning to ensure cement supplies
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Transparency and freedom of information releases

  1. On The Level Issue 20 June 2019
  2. Low Level Waste Repository Joint Waste Management Plan (JWMP)
  3. Sellafield Ltd Joint Waste Management Plan (JWMP)
  4. Magnox Joint Waste Management Plan (JWMP)
  5. SWLP 22: Soft sided Packaging (FIBCs) Transported by Road on Code XL rated Trailers
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