Management of Hazardous Waste Aims
Do you need to understand the nature and main hazards associated with the handling and management of industrial hazardous waste? Do you need to identify suitable options for the management of industrial hazardous wastes? Are you confused with about the rules governing transport of hazardous waste? If so this course provides a sound understanding of the issues involved in the management of industrial hazardous wastes in a manner that is safe, economical, appreciate, effective and legally compliant.
(NB this course does not cover in detail the Hazardous Waste Regulations and how to comply with them. If you need this please have a look at the CIWM Hazardous Waste Regulation course.)
What's in it for me?
By the end of the course you will:
* Have an understanding of the complexities associated with the definition of hazardous waste
*Appreciate the main hazards and risks associated with the management of industrial hazardous wastes, including its production, treatment and disposal
*Appreciate the legal controls, both national and international, that apply to industrial hazardous wastes, from the point of production to the point of disposal
*Understand the range of technical options that are available in 2010 for the effective management of industrial hazardous wastes including waste prevention and recycling, and various waste treatment options including high-temperature treatment
*Appreciate the main controls on the transport of hazardous wastes.
Who is it for?
This course is primarily intended for technical staff and managers from waste producing companies and waste contractors. It will also be relevant to environmental regulators, insurance risk assessors and waste brokers.