Corporate report

Hazardous waste management facilities: review of incidents

Examples of serious accidents and incidents at hazardous waste treatment plants.


Review of Incidents at Hazardous Waste Management Facilities

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The hazardous waste treatment and storage sector has a history of serious accidents and incidents occurring over recent years. The aim of this guidance is to share what happened when an incident occurred so that we can all learn from them and to help prevent them reoccurring. Produced jointly by Environment Agency and Natural Resources Wales.

Published 16 October 2013