Environmental guidance for your business in Northern Ireland & Scotland
If your wastes are considered:
You must still dispose of this waste in accordance with the Duty of Care. The waste may have additional properties that make it necessary to treat it as hazardous/special waste.
If you are importing or exporting radioactive materials or waste, you must contact your environmental regulator to find out what you need to do.
You might be able to use an Open General Export Licence for the export of certain types of radioactive sources to specific countries.
If your business uses or keeps radioactive substances you may need to comply with health and safety requirements.
If your business transports radioactive substances you may need to comply with transport requirements.
Other radioactive substances regulations
A day with Hydrology, SEPA's hydrometry unit is responsible for around 400 gauging stations and 350 rainfall monitoring sites. River gauging stations are important as they allow river levels to be monitored so flood events can be predicted and flood warnings sent out.
Brewing and Distilling Technical Drop-in Day: Waste, Water, Energy, Brewing and Distilling is booming due to high demand for quality Scottish beers and spirits. All this growth is also leading to a boom in food waste, energy and water use.
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