Bywaters is committed to operating at the highest standards across all areas of our business. To achieve this, and to comply with current legislation, we maintain the following credentials:

ISO 14001: 2004

We are committed to continual environmental improvement.  Our Environmental Management System is certified to the international standard of BS EN 14001:2004. 

ISO 9001: 2008

Our Quality Management System used in our confidential waste operation is certified to the requirements of ISO 9001:2008.

BS EN 15713

Our in-house secure document and data destruction service is certified to the standards of BS EN 15713 and all operational staff are vetted to BS7858.

Waste Management Licence/Environmental Permit

Issued by the Environment Agency (EA) these allow us to handle, store and treat controlled waste. The licence/permit has conditions attached to ensure the authorised activities do not cause pollution of the environment, harm to human health or serious detriment to local amenities.

Waste Carrier and Waste Broker Registration

Registration with the EA is required by law for anyone operating a business that carries controlled waste and for anyone acting as a waste broker.

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