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Guidance note - oil separators

Guidance note - oil separatorsIn accordance with Environment Agency guidance, oil separators (or interceptors) should be installed on surface water drainage systems where the potential exists for pollution such as oil, diesel and petrol to enter your... Read more
 
 

Register of hazardous waste consignment notes

Register of hazardous waste consignment notesWhenever hazardous waste is taken from a site, a consignment note must be completed. A record of all consignment notes must be kept by the waste producer. Keeping recordsTo help keep your records up-to-dat... Read more
 
 

Environmental purchasing policy

Environmental purchasing policyUsing our environmental purchasing policy will help you to fulfil your environmental responsibilities and influence your suppliers, so that you can justifiably claim that you are "greening the supply chain".What's covered?... Read more
 
 

Energy management policy

Energy management policyThe cost of energy used to be something that businesses didn't really pay much attention to; however, now prices have gone through the roof. To help you cut costs and to minimise your impact on the environment, follow our forma... Read more
 
 

Guidance note - contaminated land remediation techniques

Guidance note - contaminated land remediation techniquesIf you have, or are intending to purchase, land that you know to be contaminated, then you'll need to remediate the land. This can be achieved in a number of ways - all of which are detailed in o... Read more
 
 

Environmental management responsibilities

Environmental management responsibilitiesMaking roles and responsibilities crystal clear to directors, managers and staff will help to minimise the risks of an environmental incident taking place. It will also help to ensure the success of any "green" ... Read more
 
 

Guidance note - how to avoid creating a statutory nuisance

Guidance note - how to avoid creating a statutory nuisanceA statutory nuisance can be attributed to the poor state of your premises or any noise, odour, smoke, fumes, gas, dust steam, noxious vapours, the keeping of animals, deposits and accumulatio... Read more
 
 

Guidance note - types of environmental management system

Guidance note - types of environmental management systemIf you're considering formalising the way you manage environmental issues by implementing one of the many formal management systems, which one should you go for? It's a choice that should not be m... Read more
 
 

Guidance note - selection and management of waste contractors

Guidance note - selection and management of waste contractorsAlthough the Environment Agency, Defra and the local authorities are doing their best to remove the cowboys from the waste business, unfortunately, many still exist. To help you to avoid th... Read more
 
 

Environmental incident investigation policy and procedure

Environmental incident investigation policy and procedureAlthough no business sets out to cause accidental pollution, unfortunately, it happens all too often. So if you suspect that you've allowed a substance to pollute, you need to find the source, i... Read more
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