WEEE Good Practice - haulage companies

This good practice guidance is currently under review. Please note that some sections refer to old regulations. For information on latest relevant regulations please visit https://www.gov.uk/waste-electrical-and-electronic-equipment-weee-reuse-and-treat

Why use the guidance?

  • Provides suggestions on site infrastructure, traffic layout and turnaround of collections, enabling transport companies to provide efficient and safe collections
  • Provides producer compliance schemes that are arranging haulage confidence that they are procuring services to a high standard, and that the collections are appropriate for the local circumstances
  • Identify potential systems for ensuring that relevant data is passed to haulage companies from treatment facilities to enable you to deliver an efficient service

The benefits of using the guidance

  • Gives information on influencing site management and infrastructure, e.g. how to maximise payload, loading and type of container
  • Provides appropriate traffic management and servicing advice