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Infographic: The Safe Road to Hazardous Waste Disposal

Infographic: The Safe Road to Hazardous Waste Disposal

from BBC News

Prescot warehouse fire: Blaze at hazardous waste site

Prescot warehouse fire: Blaze at hazardous waste site - BBC News

It is estimated that in 1968, 38 million tons of excavated material, 4.5 million tons of industrial waste, 4.5 million sewage sludge, 100 million tons of petroleum-based product (plastic), 2 to 4 tons of chemical waste, more than 1 million tons of heavy metals were released into the ocean. The U.S. archive shows that between 1946 and 1970 over 55,000 containers of radioactive waste were disposed in the Pacific.

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'Hazardous Waste - Consigned with Compliance' DVD Short version of 'Decoding the Regulations' produced for training operators and supervisors with responsibility for consignment paperwork and ensuring hazardous waste is not mixed. Running time: 16 minutes DVD £140 + VAT

from BBC News

Prescot warehouse fire: Blaze at hazardous waste site

This could be your waste - Prescot warehouse fire: Blaze at hazardous waste site - BBC News

from the Guardian

Portraits of people living on a dollar a day – in pictures

Fati, aged 8, works with other children searching through hazardous waste on an e-waste dump in Accra, Ghana. Balancing a bucket on her head containing the metal she has found, tears stream down her face as the result of the pain from malaria.

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from Mail Online

Liverpool hazardous waste plant fire can be seen from 15 miles away

A large fire broke out at a Remondis hazardous waste plant in Liverpool at 6am today Dec. 4, 2016