Client - Rhondda Cynon Taf Council
Client – Ysgol Gyfun Cwm Rhondda, Rhondda Cynon Taff
Project – Hazard Waste Disposal

What did the client need?

In this case study, we delve into our successful partnership with Ysgol Gyfun Cwm Rhondda, where we provided a comprehensive hazard waste disposal solution. Our client, Ysgol Gyfun Cwm Rhondda, required assistance in safely collecting and disposing of hazardous materials. Our team of experienced hazard waste disposal operatives adopted a meticulous approach to handling this task, ensuring compliance with government guidelines and regulations.

By contacting our waste control department and leveraging our expertise in hazard waste disposal and management, we arranged a specialised hazard waste collection and disposal service for two specific sources of hazardous material. Ysgol Gyfun Cwm Rhondda faced the challenge of managing hazardous materials within their premises. The safe and responsible handling of these hazardous materials was of paramount importance to ensure the well-being of the school’s staff, students, and the environment. Specifically, they sought assistance in the collection and disposal of two types of hazardous substances:

  1. Radium-226 (CLEAPSS type 8a)
  2. Radon 220 generator (Thorium hydroxide) (CLEAPSS type 10)

How did we approach it?

Upon receiving the request from Ysgol Gyfun Cwm Rhondda, our hazard waste disposal team swiftly initiated the process by gathering detailed information about the hazardous materials that required disposal. Understanding the significance of these hazardous substances, we meticulously adhered to CLEAPSS guidelines, which are renowned for providing expert advice and support in science and technology for educational institutions.

With the nature of the hazardous materials identified, we promptly contacted our waste control department, which possesses expertise in handling hazardous waste. We coordinated a specialised collection and hazard waste disposal service in line with the government’s strict regulations to ensure the utmost safety and compliance.

What was the solution?

Our team of hazard waste disposal experts are well-versed in the nuances of hazardous waste management, crafted a tailored solution to cater to the specific requirements of Ysgol Gyfun Cwm Rhondda. With the hazardous materials identified as Radium-226 and Radon 220 generator, we exercised utmost caution in arranging the collection and disposal process.

By strictly following CLEAPSS guidelines, we ensured that our approach met the highest safety standards. Leveraging our expertise and industry knowledge, we orchestrated the proper packaging and transportation of the hazardous materials, adhering to all necessary safety protocols.

What was the outcome?

Through our diligent efforts, we successfully arranged the collection and disposal of the hazardous materials for Ysgol Gyfun Cwm Rhondda. As a responsible waste management company, we provided the school with a hazard waste disposal transfer note, an essential document confirming the proper handling and disposal of the hazardous materials.

By adhering to CLEAPSS guidelines and government regulations, we guaranteed that the hazardous waste was treated and disposed of in a manner that minimised any potential risks to health and the environment. The seamless execution of the hazard waste disposal process alleviated any concerns for Ysgol Gyfun Cwm Rhondda, ensuring their compliance with the necessary safety standards.

Work with us

For professional hazard waste disposal services, look no further than our experienced team. We guarantee a safe and compliant solution, custom-made to suit your specific requirements. Reach out to us at APT, via telephone on 0800 0723 773 or email today, and we will guide you on managing and responsibly disposing of hazardous materials. Partner with us to uphold a secure and sustainable environment.

With our expertise, you can rest assured that all hazardous materials will be handled with utmost care, adhering to industry regulations and ensuring the well-being of your staff, community, and the environment. Let us be your trusted partner in promoting safety and environmental responsibility.