With the pharmaceutical and chemical industries producing a wide variety of hazardous wastes, safe disposal is essential to prevent harm to the environment and employees. Managing this waste correctly is part of a company’s duty of care and importantly, any classed as hazardous must be handled responsibly under the Hazardous Waste Regulations (2005).
Betts Envirometal’s experienced chemists and handlers can safely collect and dispose of harmful chemicals, at the same time guaranteeing compliance to all current legislation. Storage solutions can be offered to suit your needs, if you prefer to store your chemicals and have a regular collection service.
Just some of the items that can be dealt with by Betts Envirometal include:
- Chemical collection & disposal (eg from labs)
- Out of date or damaged pharmaceuticals
- Waste oils
- Processing acids
- Wash waters & processing aids
- Contaminated or oily rags
- Packaging for recycling