Air Conditioning systems contains many chemicals with the potential to damage the environment such as waste refrigerants, oils, chemical cleaners, etc.
The transport of waste is highly regulated ensuring that waste is properly and legally disposed of with non compliance resulting in fines of up to £5,000.
The requirement to be a registered waste carrier or broker of controlled waste is contained within the Control of Pollution (Amendment) Act 1989 and the Controlled Waste (Registration of Carriers and Seizure of Vehicles) Regulations 1991.
The regulations require that any person who transports or makes arrangements for management of waste in the course of any business to register with an enforcing authority.
The transport of waste is controlled and enforced in England and Wales by the Environment Agency. This differs for Scotland and Northern Ireland who are enforced by the Scottish Environment Protection Agency (SEPA) and Northern Ireland Environment Agency (NIEA).
Customised Consulting operates in Weybridge, Surrey, Sussex, London and Kent and are Registered as an upper tier waste carrier, broker and through the Environment Agency under regulation 28 of the Waste (England and Wales) Regulations 2011.
Our Refrigeration, Air Conditioning & Heat Pump Registered Waste Carrier Certificate: CBDU252619 is available for download below.