Changes in Septic Tank Law for 2020

changes in septic tank law 2020

In 2020, there will be a change in the law regarding the draining of septic tanks in the UK. These rules apply to both new and existing treatment systems; the former is defined as a system that was installed and discharging on or after 1st January 2015, and the latter pertains to systems that were […]

Liquid Waste Disposal Methods

No matter what type of waste is generated on your premises, disposing of it correctly is of paramount importance for a number of reasons. The most prominent and obvious is hygiene, but incorrect disposal of waste can lead to safety issues, harm to wildlife and the environment, as well as prosecution for not obeying relevant […]

Oil Interceptors: How Do They Work?

While the drains on our properties work constantly to keep our water flowing and our waste away from where it’s not wanted, there are many different components and processes at play that keep everything running smoothly. One such component for certain environments is oil interceptors. Oil Interceptors are installed on commercial and industrial sites, as […]

Environmental Guidelines for Disposing of Hazardous Waste

When you own or operate a business, you are obliged to ensure that it is run in accordance with all legal guidelines, of which there are many. Waste disposal is governed by a particular set of rules and regulations, namely The EU Waste Framework Directive. This directive concerns the collection, transport, recovery and disposal of […]


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