Commercial waste collection is one of the process of waste management which should be done by the business professionals. It should be done by every businessman and the companies, and it is the process of transfer of waste from one place to other places where the waste can be disposed of. As a business owner, it is your responsibility to ensure that all the wastes produced by the company or industry are treated and disposed of properly. Every business owner should be aware of waste collection to keep the environment clean.
Commercial waste collection – An Overview
Duty of Care
Your duty of care is your responsibility to ensure that the wastes which are produced by your industry are collected, stored, transferred, and disposed of properly. Usually, businesspeople assume that your work is over after providing the waste to a collection company, but that is not good, you should aware of all your wastes are treated properly till the end. It is advisable to hire the best waste collection professionals to dispose of the waste properly and to keep the environment clean and it is important to complete your waste transfer notes which consists of the total information about the waste collection of your company in the past 2 years.
Types of Commercial Waste
A business or an industry will have several working processes and each process will produce a different type of waste. Some of the wastes are general waste, dry mixed recycling, glass waste, food waste, clinical waste, hazardous waste, secure document shredding, and washroom waste. These are the common wastes that can be found in every industry and all the types of commercial wastes cannot be treated similarly. There should be a process of segregation of waste so each department must have a skip or bin to collect the wastes.
Cost of Commercial Waste Collection
The cost of the commercial waste collection is quite considerable for the business owners because one-fifth of the waste generated in England is by the industries. So, it is important to dispose of the waste whatever the rate may be and it difficult to calculate the exact price thus the cost is changing eventually by the UK Government. According to statistics, it is announced that the landfill tax for Scotland will be £96.70 and £3.10 for low inert rate, and this is also announced in Wales and North Ireland. The total cost for commercial waste treatment will be 4 to 5 percent of the industry’s turnover.
Choose a Best Waste Collecting Professionals
It is important to hire the best professionals not only to increase the production of the company but also for the commercial waste collection. The experts will have the knowledge of segregating separately and to dispose of the waste safely without causing damage to the company and the environment. They should report the overall amount and each type of waste segregated. The wastes which are non-recyclable should be transferred to the incinerator and the recyclable wastes should be recycled properly by collecting wastes at a proper and trusted recycling center. All the reports should be given by the waste collection company after the completion of the process.