Brexit effects on cross-border waste

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 Read more…

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 health through potential contamination of our water supplies and local rivers.