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Managing offensive/hygiene waste safely

Safety at 'bring-sites' in the waste management and recycling industry
Date of publication:
2014
Series code:
Waste22(rev1)

This information sheet is for managers and supervisors to help prevent ill health to employees who collect and handle offensive/hygiene waste. The guidance describes what offensive/hygiene waste is, what the hazards associated with handling it are and the control measures to take to reduce the risk.

Updated: 2014-04-28