Waste and recycling

Services

  1. Register or renew as a waste carrier, broker or dealer (England)

    Register or renew registration with the Environment Agency to transport, buy, sell or broker waste.

  2. Green Deal: energy saving for your home

    Green Deal home and business energy-saving improvements - assessments, repayments, Home Improvement Fund scheme

  3. Dispose of business or commercial waste

    Business waste management in England - your duty of care, waste collection, licences and waste transfer notes

  4. 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

  5. Hazardous waste

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

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Guidance and regulation

  1. Access the public register for environmental information
  2. Waste classification technical guidance
  3. Discharges to surface water and groundwater: environmental permits
  4. Register your waste exemptions: environmental permits (England)
  5. Packaging waste: producer responsibilities
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News and communications

  1. Food scraps could be turned into environmentally friendly plastic packaging
  2. Experienced nuclear leader for new Magnox role
  3. Devastating impact on nature highlighted in new campaign to fight litter
  4. UK first for the nuclear industry
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Research and statistics

  1. Local authority collected waste management - annual results
  2. ENV18 - Local authority collected waste: annual results tables
  3. Waste electrical and electronic equipment (WEEE) in the UK
  4. ENV24 - Fly tipping incidents and actions taken in England
  5. Fly-tipping statistics for England
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Policy papers and consultations

  1. Nuclear Decommissioning Authority: Business Plan 2019 to 2022
  2. Household waste duty of care: updating the guidance
  3. Reducing crime at sites handling waste, and introducing fixed penalties for waste duty of care
  4. STEM Engagement across the NDA Group
  5. Household waste duty of care: fixed penalty notice guidance
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Transparency and freedom of information releases

  1. CoRWM meeting minutes, 18 September 2018
  2. Packaging to 2050 of Low Level Waste Identified in the UKRWI
  3. Waste Metric Dashboard November 2018
  4. Customer Notice 2018-017: TC14/TC19 Labelling
  5. LLWR Plan 2018 to 2023
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