The business implements a waste management plan as part of its Environmental Management Plan

What does this mean?

  • As discussed in some detail above, the business needs to develop an EMP.
  • One of the topics to be included in the EMP is that of waste management.
  • This should deal with the identification of the difference types of waste generated by the business operations as well as how to measure this and reduce it over time.

What do I do?

The following websites could be useful in helping you to identify and measure waste production:

In the Resource Centre are further guidelines on waste reporting.

In the Template Portal is a spreadsheet that can be used to monitor and record waste and energy from your business.  This can be changed to suit your needs.