Environmental guidance for your business in Northern Ireland & Scotland
Ozone-depleting substances (ODS) are gases which damage the ozone layer in the upper atmosphere.
They have been largely phased out throughout Europe, but can still be found in older equipment. There are also a few exceptions for certain uses.
Common uses for ODS included refrigeration and air-conditioning equipment, aerosols, solvents, foam blowing agents, firefighting fluids and high voltage switchgear.
SEPA Special Waste Consignment Notes – updated position, The Scottish Environment Protection Agency (SEPA) is now accepting special waste consignment notes (SWCNs) by email only.
DAERA Waste Policy Tracker, The Department of Agriculture, Environment and Rural Affairs has published a Waste policy tracker to stay informed of waste policy developments.
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