Hazardous waste



Dealing with growing volumes of hazardous waste

Jason Houghton, Amey’s account director for commercial waste, asks what the constraints and costs of dealing with growing volumes of hazardous household waste are, and whether the answer is better education for residents or manufacturers taking more responsibility.





What next for hazardous waste management?

Seen by some as the less desirable side of waste management, hazardous waste disposal is often treated as a ‘if we really have to’ job by businesses. Here, Aimee Postle of environment and cleantech PR agency, Prova PR, advocates the importance of proper hazardous waste management, explores the differing ways in which waste can be treated and outlines what the future may hold for the sector



Ebola waste task force responds to challenge

What greater challenge could there be for a waste management specialist than working in an Ebola stricken country? Maxine Perella, freelance writer, reports on how a special Ebola waste task force has been set up to deal with waste handling in exceptionally demanding circumstances.