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Augean PLC

01937 844980

Augean is the UK's market leader in providing hazardous waste management services...

Augean PLC is a market-leading UK based specialist waste and resource management group delivering a broad range of services to the hazardous waste sector. The group offers commercial and compliance led solutions in a complex, legislation driven market. Best practice is considered normal practice. We currently own more than eight million cubic metres of void space, three treatment centres and employ over 100 people across our eight sites. We can help you dispose of your waste safely. Waste Treatment. The importance of dedicated treatment and transfer facilities for the sustainable management of hazardous wastes has been significantly enhanced by the implementation of the Landfill Directive. Bans on the landfilling of specific waste streams, the introduction of waste acceptance criteria, the banning of liquids to landfill and of co-disposal and the requirement for pre-treatment of wastes have all contributed to an increasing need for hazardous waste treatment capacity. In addition the re-classification of wastes using the European Waste Catalogue system has resulted in more waste types being classed as hazardous. Augean's Treatment division is able to offer specialist waste management services for all types of hazardous waste which are not suitable for direct disposal to landfill. Our three purpose built permitted facilities include treatment, transfer and recycling activities and accept wastes of all types in packaged and bulk form.

Services available are: Treatment,Transfer,


Augean PLC's landfill division operates three modern hazardous waste landfill installations through an Integrated Management System that BSI accredited to ISO 14001 (Environmental Management System Standard), ISO 9001 (Quality Management System Standard) and OHSAS 18001 (Health, Safety and Welfare Management System Standard). Each site has been designed and engineered to the highest standards and are operated and monitored under strict PPC permits to ensure full compliance with all current legislation, providing reassurance for you in the disposal of your hazardous waste.

Ours sites are strategically located with Port Clarence providing capacity in the North East of England near Middlesbrough and both Kings Cliffe and Thornhaugh in the South East near Peterborough. The sites have the capability to accept a broad range of waste for example contaminated soil, fibrous and bonded asbestos, treatment residues and filter cakes and many more following a rigorous technical assessment and testing regime. The landfills are engineered in discreet cells and are constructed to a standard in accordance with the Landfill Regulations. The installations are modelled using complex techniques to ensure environmental controls are adequate for greater than 1200 years. The sites engage in continuous monitoring regimes to demonstrate compliance with the permits and agreed risk assessments.

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4 Rudgate Court
Near Wetherby
West Yorkshire
LS23 7BF

Tel: 01937 844980

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