Waste is any unwanted material or substance.
- Waste Audit
An on-site audit to monitor the waste stream a company produces along with recycling rates and service levels.
- Waste Stream
The total flow of solid waste from homes, businesses, institutions, and manufacturing plants that is recycled, incinerated or disposed of in landfills.
Electrical waste or WEEE is the term used to designate all electrical items that should be recycled. This is one of the fastest growing global waste streams. Its official definition is set by the Waste Framework Directive (2006/12/EC).
- WEEE Directive
This is a European directive that sets minimum collection, recycling and recovery targets for all types of electrical and electronic waste (WEEE).