As you would expect, Healthcare Environmental Group meets and surpasses every legal obligation required of us.
Our disposal sites hold current waste management licences in accordance with legislation including the Waste Management Licensing Act 1984, the Control of Pollution Acts 1974 & 1980, the Environmental Protection Act 1990 and the Special Waste Regulations 1996. We are fully compliant with the classification and labelling of waste under the Carriage of Dangerous Goods by Road and Rail Regulations 1996, and all our waste storage containers conform to the relevant ISO/British Standard and UN approvals.
Our Hassockrigg site it fully accredited under ISO 9001 and ISO 14001, Healthcare Environmental Group goes to great lengths to ensure we attain the highest standards in all areas of compliance. Our vehicle fleet adheres to Euro 6 emissions regulations, while our processing plants achieve sterilisation levels 200% above the UK standard, and every staff member is fully trained with any necessary accreditations and qualifications. We can even help companies to comply with legislation themselves, through our dedicated Sustainable Solutions division – click here for more information on our tailored sustainability services and energy/carbon reviews.
Certified for 'waste management, including the uplift and disposal of all waste types applicable to the conditions of our licence' at our Hassockrigg Eco Park.