Warning on waste regulations

FEBRUARY 27, 2008: By May this year, farmers and smallholders should have arrangements inplace for the disposal of any veterinary or hazardous waste under theHazardous Waste Regulations 2005 managed by the Environment Agency.

Any waste containing chemicals, including oils, or animal body fluids, is classed as hazardous.MORE: A booklet What is Hazardous Waste? and more information can be obtained from www.environment-agency.gov.uk/subjects/waste