Waste Management / Minimisation

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Most companies are unaware of the true cost of waste to their business, typically 4-5% of turnover. Growing environmental legislation and consumer pressure has increased the need for organisations to improve their environmental performance. Undertaki... Read More

Most companies are unaware of the true cost of waste to their business, typically 4-5% of turnover. Growing environmental legislation and consumer pressure has increased the need for organisations to improve their environmental performance. Undertaking a structured waste minimisation programme will not only save money, but will also improve the environment, the organisation’s profile and competitiveness.

This one-day introductory course is designed for all organisations that produce waste and wish to understand and develop skills in waste minimisation.

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What's covered?

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  • Waste Management in Ireland
  • What is waste minimisation?
  • Legal obligations in relation to Waste Management
  • Benefits of waste minimisation
  • Waste minimisation process – The 8-Step Waste Reduction Programme
  • Waste Management Hierarchy
  • Developing an Action Plan – Implementing Waste Management in your company
  • Case Studies

Who should attend?

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Personnel without previous knowledge or experience of waste issues, who:

  • Wish to gain an understanding of the elements of waste minimisation
  • Need to undertake a waste minimisation programme

What will I learn?

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Participants achieve the following learning outcomes from the programme;

  • Understand the necessity for undertaking a waste minimisation programme.
  • Be competent in planning and implementing an internal waste minimisation programme.

Who are the tutors?

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Duration
1 training day
Course Times
9.00am - 5.00pm
Price
€395

(includes course documentation, lunch and refreshments)

Delivery Mode
This programme is available In-House and on certain Public dates

Waste Management / Minimisation

Duration: 1 dayPublic Price: €395
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