Waste types and controls

Waste types and controls guidance:

What is fly-tipping? Fly-tipping is the illegal deposit of waste. It can cause pollution, harm to human health and can affect the amenity of the area. It undermines the...

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Brexit impact This content is likely to be impacted by the UK’s withdrawal from the EU. For information on how leaving the EU will affect environmental law, see Practice...

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Brexit impact This content is likely to be impacted by the UK’s withdrawal from the EU. For information on how leaving the EU will affect environmental law, see Practice...

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Brexit impact This content is likely to be impacted by the UK’s withdrawal from the EU. For information on how leaving the EU will affect the Great Britain’s (GB)...

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Brexit impact This content is likely to be impacted by the UK’s withdrawal from the EU. For information on how leaving the EU will affect the Great Britain’s (GB)...

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Identifying asbestos waste Asbestos exists in a number of forms and is toxic and carcinogenic (a cancer-causing material). It can be very damaging to human health and the...

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Controlled waste is subject to legislative control. It is defined in Part II to the Environmental Protection Act 1990 (EPA 1990), see Definition of controlled waste...

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The End-of-life Vehicles Regulations 2003 (ELVR 2003), SI 2003/2635 and the End-of-life Vehicles (Producer Responsibility) Regulations 2005 (ELV(PR)R 2005),...

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Producer Responsibility Obligations (Packaging Waste) Regulations 2007, as amended, SI 2007/871 (PROR 2007) impose on producers the obligation to recover and recycle...

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Brexit impact This content is likely to be impacted by the UK’s withdrawal from the EU. For information on how leaving the EU will affect environmental law, see Practice...

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Brexit impact This content is likely to be impacted by the UK’s withdrawal from the EU. For information on how leaving the EU will affect environmental...

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