Have you ever thought about the impact of your waste disposal and how it affects the environment? With the ever-growing concerns about climate change and pollution, it’s important to take steps to reduce our carbon footprint and environmental impact. One of the best ways to ensure that your waste is disposed of effectively involves using clearance companies.
Clearance companies will save you the time and effort spent clearing whilst also ensuring that your waste is categorised by material and disposed of responsibly. Keep reading to find out more about our clearance services here at Greenleaf Clearance.
Why Is Waste Management So Important
There are several reasons why effective waste management is so important. Firstly, it helps to protect the environment by reducing the amount of waste that ends up in landfills. Landfill waste has a harmful impact on the air, soil and water quality. Proper waste management practices such as recycling and composting can help to conserve natural resources alongside reducing energy consumption. Overall waste management is critical for both the environment and public health, as a collective responsibility it is our duty to ensure waste is disposed of properly.
Transportation Made Easy
Another issue that homeowners can experience after a substantial clearance involves the transportation of any unwanted waste. You may have a number of larger items that cannot be transported in your car, or you have accumulated a large volume of waste that entails several trips back and forth. Instead of trying to manage this strenuous task yourself, our experts here at Greenleaf Clearance could step in. With 10 lorries on standby, we would be able to collect all of your waste and dispose of the items with the environment in mind. We are registered with the Environmental Agency as a waste carrier, allowing our team to effectively deal with any of your waste.
Duty Of Care Waste Transfer Notes
Even if you decide not to go with our team here at Greenleaf Clearance, you should ensure that the clearance company offers the duty of care waste transfer notes. These notes ensure that your waste is disposed of properly and not fly-tipped. Waste that has been fly-tipped and tracked back to you could lead to fines of up to £2,000!
Getting Rid Of WEEE Waste
Another issue many homeowners encounter during the disposal process involves WEEE waste disposal. Common WEEE waste household items include the following; Fridges, cookers, microwaves, vacuum cleaners, irons, computers, phones or other electronics. WEEE waste cannot be disposed of in landfills or other typical disposal sites due to the harmful chemicals within. Electronic items will need specialist treatment and disposal, find out more about dealing with WEEE waste HERE.
Greenleaf Clearance – Professional Clearance Services
Environmental health is an ever-growing issue that needs appropriate attention. Clearance companies can step in and manage everything from the clearance work to the transport and effective disposal of the waste gathered. Find out more about our clearance services on 0808 164 8226, our experts would be more than happy to help!