19th October 2017
We are fully committed to ensuring that waste is managed in the most efficient way possible by reducing the amount produced and making sure any unused waste is utilised. This is why we are here to tell you about the waste hierarchy and the 3 Rs’!
The waste hierarchy is a method that is used to prioritise different kinds of waste management. This is a process that allows us to deal with different types of waste in different ways.
Want to know more? Read all about the ‘3Rs’ of waste management below!
Waste reduction is all about limiting the amount of waste that is generated, from household level to huge businesses. This is at the top of the hierarchy because it is the most effective way to initially limit environmental factors, by reducing waste in the first place!
Some ways of reducing waste could be:
If reducing the initial waste is not an option, the next best thing to do is to reuse it. Finding a different way to use a product or item means less waste is produced.
There are lots of benefits to reusing waste:
The last of the ‘3 Rs’ is recycling which, of course, is a great way to manage your waste. Here at The Waste Group we are dedicated to changing the perception of the waste industry; we are completely environmentally minded and put our ‘Go Green’ ethos at the forefront of all of our work.