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. Sort and Segregate Nuclear Waste specification
  3. The UK's nuclear history
  4. LLWR Waste Services
  5. Hazardous waste: segregation and mixing
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News and communications

  1. RWM yn sefydlu partneriaeth gyda’r BGS
  2. Meet RWM’s Head of Technical Strategy
  3. LLWR Awards Facilities Management Contract to Mitie Group
  4. Firm’s investment will sustain jobs and make Sellafield safer, sooner
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Research and statistics

  1. Accelerating implementation of a geological disposal facility in the United Kingdom
  2. Ambient gamma radiation dose rates across the UK
  3. Operational safety review, Torness nuclear power station, 2019
  4. Nuclear and radiological safety: review of the UK framework 2019
  5. Radioactivity in Food and the Environment (RIFE) reports
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Policy papers and consultations

  1. Nuclear Decommissioning Authority: Business Plan 2020 to 2023
  2. Sellafield: radioactive substances activities (RSA) permit variation
  3. Lillyhall landfill site: radioactive substances activities permit variation
  4. Site Evaluation - How we will evaluate sites in England
  5. Sizewell C: engagement plan
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Transparency and freedom of information releases

  1. Waste Metric Dashboard: July 2020
  2. Nuclear Decommissioning Authority: Annual Report and Accounts 2019 to 2020
  3. National Waste Programme Quarterly Report: Q3 and Q4 FY 2019 to 2020
  4. TC08 – Half Height IP-2 WAMAC ISO Container
  5. Bradwell B: responses to Bradwell Power Generation Company DCO consultations
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