Waste and recycling


  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. Report an environmental incident

    How to report environmental incidents, including pollution

  4. Dispose of business or commercial waste

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

  5. 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

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Guidance and regulation

  1. Access the public register for environmental information
  2. Register or renew waste exemptions (England)
  3. Discharges to surface water and groundwater: environmental permits
  4. Waste classification technical guidance
  5. U1 waste exemption: use of waste in construction
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News and communications

  1. RWM sets out approach to evaluating sites for a GDF
  2. RWM yn nodi ei ddull o werthuso safleoedd ar gyfer GDF
  3. Project to combat natural disasters among Newton Prize winners
  4. LLWR apprentices show business flair to win Challenge
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Research and statistics

  1. Particles in the Environment Annual Report - Update Q4 2019
  2. Northern Ireland local authority collected municipal waste management statistics report - Jul-Sep 2019
  3. Ambient gamma radiation dose rates across the UK
  4. Waste electrical and electronic equipment (WEEE) in the UK
  5. Local authority collected waste management - annual results
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Policy papers and consultations

  1. Site Evaluation - How we will evaluate sites in England
  2. Gwerthuso Safleoedd - Sut byddwn yn gwerthuso safleoedd - Nghymru
  3. Site Evaluation - How we will evaluate sites in Wales
  4. Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment (WEEE) compliance fee 2019
  5. Water abstraction plan 2017
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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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