DEFINITION: Waste is considered hazardous if it is harmful to humans or the environment. Examples include: batteries, mineral oils, chemicals etc. Hazardous waste must be dealt with separately
to non-hazardous waste and consignment notes should be exchanged for each transfer.
See also: Energy-from-waste (EfW)
See also: Residual waste
See also: Zero waste
See also: Waste Framework Directive
See also: Waste stream