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Waste reduction and management

Business and commercial waste, recycling and special waste.
  1. Apply for a self-supply water licence

    Information on how to buy water directly from Scottish Water instead of a supplier.

  2. Business and commercial waste

    Your duty of care, waste regulations, storage, collections, special waste and waste reduction.

  3. Carrier bag charge

    All retailers in Scotland must charge customers for single-use carrier bags by law.

  4. Water efficiency support

    A water minimisation programme can help your business save on the costs for water supply, treatment and disposal.

  5. Battery waste: producer and supplier responsibilities

    Environmental licences and regulations for disposing, recycling and treating battery waste.

  6. Electrical waste: retailer and distributor responsibilities

    Retailer and wholesaler responsibilities, waste collection and compliance schemes.

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