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7 Types of Construction Waste That Need Proper Disposal

Despite the many changes in the economy, construction projects are as prevalent as ever. Residential and commercial construction continues to thrive, and the industry remains profitable. However, there’s one aspect of this field that people rarely talk about, and it’s the need for cleanups after the project is finished. Clearing construction debris is always important….

Waste Management: Leaving Positive Impact on Carbon Footprint

A person’s, a community’s, or an organisation’s environmental footprint can be defined as their impact on the environment. We can measure the number of resources consumed by your household and the amount of waste produced as an example. The environmental impact will certainly be disastrous if consideration is not given to the correct disposal of your rubbish….

How Should I Dispose of My Electrical Equipment?

How Should I Dispose of My Electrical Equipment? With new and improved technology released to the world year-round, and mobile phones and high tech appliances more valued than any other household item, there is a growing number of household electrical equipment purchased in the UK every year. As a result, the amount of electrical waste…

What Are The Different Types of Hazardous Waste?

With the definition of hazardous waste in the eyes of the government being any material which is ‘harmful to humans or the environment’, it is important that any and all waste which falls into this category is dealt with properly. Whether you’re the producer, holder, carrier or consignee, it’s important that you know the legal way in…

Update on Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Due to the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) pandemic, we are facing a truly unprecedented situation. The global coronavirus pandemic is affecting all of our families, our businesses, our communities, and our way of life. During this time, I want to reach out and update you on how we’re approaching the situation at RML. First and foremost, our…

Top 5 Scrap Tips

We pride ourselves on a customer service that is unbeatable, not only in the West Yorkshire recycling industry but in the whole UK! Below are just some of our top scrapping tips to make sure you get the most from your recycling waste, helping both the environment and your wallet! Household Gems: Mobile phones? Microwaves? If…

How to Get the Highest Payout for Your Scrap Metal

If you’re going to recycle your scrap metal, you’re taking part in an important step to protect our fragile environment by keeping usable metals out of landfills and giving them new life. However, we know you’d like the best chance to earn the most amount of money for your scrap metal recycling. At Roane Metals,…

Commercial Waste Guide for UK Businesses

Disposing of business waste is a basic part of your companies day-to-day operations. In this guide, you’ll find out the different types of business waste and your legal and environmental responsibilities as a company. Business waste collection in Manchester city centreWhat is Business Waste?Business waste is a broad term that covers all waste materials produced…

How to Safely Dispose of Hazardous Waste and Comply with Legislation

As a business, you need to make sure any hazardous waste produced or handled by your company causes no harm to people or the environment. If you have the required licences, this can be done by yourself or by an external licenced waste management provider. Often people don’t realise that everyday items in our places…

What Do The Different Packaging Recycling Symbols Mean?

Recycling can be a bit confusing in the UK there are loads of different rules about what can and can’t be recycled. Luckily, most of the products and packaging we buy include recycling symbols explaining how to recycle them. Throughout the UK, plastic packaging accounts for nearly 70% of our plastic waste, a lot of…

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