More than 90% of waste generated in the EU is treated in the country in which it was generated, respecting the EU’s ‘proximity principle’ underpinning EU waste law. However, cross-border trading of non-hazardous, recyclable waste offers opportunities to find the environmentally-optimal treatment options, allowing good-quality secondary raw materials to be produced and respecting the principles of a circular economy.
Fuel Laundering Cleanup
MacWaste are regularly involved in the cleanup of waste from fuel laundering. Illegal dumping of fuel laundering waste dumped in the countryside poses a significant risk to the environment and to both human and animal Read more…