- Chemical Waste
Chemical waste is produced by or contains hazardous chemical substances. It may or may not be considered hazardous waste.
- Chlorofluorocarbons (CFCs)
CFCs are chemical compounds used in refrigeration systems that damage the earth’s ozone layer.
- Compact Fluorescent Lamp (CFL)
Small fluorescent lamps used as more efficient alternatives to incandescent lighting. They are also referred to as PL, CFL, Twin-Tube, or BIAX lamps.
An industrial device that presses waste to reduce its volume.
- Compliance Scheme
A Compliance Scheme allows producers to meet their obligations (producer responsibility) by registering and financing the collection, treatment, recovery and environmentally sound disposal of waste with the relevant national authority.
- Corporate Social Responsibility
This is a practice through which companies integrate social and environmental awareness-raising activities in their core operations.
The cathode ray tube or CRT is an “old style” television or computer monitor. It is composed of a vacuum tube with an electron gun and a fluorescent screen used to form light images on the fluorescent screen.