Frequently Asked Questions

Do I should you properly dispose your waste?

It is a business’ legal obligation to a) prevent the production of waste, failing this b) recycle and reuse when possible and c) to recover was and dispose of it in the proper way. This includes any waste produced in the running of a business, even if your home is used in the operation of your business.

Why can’t I disposed of my own waste?

Regular disposal of industrial waste, whether from construction, agriculture or other industries, you are required to register with Natural Resource Wales as a carrier of industrial waste.

Is my waste hazardous?

Hazardous was includes any waste produce that is harmful to humans or the environment. This includes:

  • Fridges
  • Batteries
  • Certain oils
  • Pesticides
  • Asbestos, etc.

Each waste substance has a waste code. In order to check if your waste is hazardous, check the list of waste codes and substances with a asterisk (*) beside them are considered hazardous. (Note: It is illegal to mix hazard waste with either non hazardous substances or with other hazardous substances).