What is waste?
Any substance or object which the holder disposes of or intends to or is required to discard.
What is LoW?
Waste classification code, also referred to as LoW (List of Waste) or EWC (European Waste Catalogue), classifies waste according to its provenance and industrial activity that originates them.
The EWC identifies each waste with a six digit code, codes marked with an asterisk (*) correspond to hazardous waste.
Which are the benefits of a Waste Management Plan?
- Cost reduction by finding strategies to reduce waste production and researching the best solutions of management operators;
- Favoring the waste recovery by routing it for reuse, recycling or energy valorisation;
- Setting up procedures and manuals of good practice, and training employees.
What NOCTULA – Environmental Consultants does?
– Develop waste management plans.
For large shopping centers (shopping malls, supermarkets) waste management is very complex. NOCTULA – Environmental Consultants has developed a project of waste management at the Palacio do Gelo Shopping in Viseu.
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