Environmental and waste auditors and consultants can help you identify the types, quantities and source of your business waste, and develop, implement and monitor more efficient management systems.
Environmental and waste audits can be an important first step in implementing a waste reduction and recycling program, particularly in a large business or operation. Audits enable a you to identify the types and quantities of waste being generated, the sources of the waste, and how it is being disposed of. A waste action plan with targets can then be developed.
An auditor or consultant can help a business implement its waste reduction and recycling program, which can involve putting waste management systems in place, educating and training staff, and implementing strategies and tools to encourage staff participation. Regular audits can be conducted to monitor the efficiency and effectiveness of the systems, measure performance, and identify improvements.