Complying With Zero Waste Scotland Regulations
In order to reduce their environmental impact and meet European targets, companies in Scotland need to be aware of and comply with the Zero Waste regulations that came into force in 2014.
However this must not be at the expense of other key responsibilities, including safeguarding personal and confidential information relating to clients, employees, customers, students or patients, collected as part of most organisations’ day-to-day operations.
If you are a Scottish business or organisation, read this overview to:
Learn the basics of the Zero Waste Scotland regulations and who it applies to
Find out what you need to do to comply
Discover the potential penalties for non-compliance with Zero Waste regulations
Understand how the law affects confidential waste disposal, including paper shredding and recycling