AIMS AND ETHICS
The aim of HAZARDOUS WASTE EUROPE is to exchange information on business management and treatment of hazardous waste with International, European or National institutions as well as Non-Governmental Organizations and consulting firms to promote high quality processes for the treatment of hazardous waste, environmental protection, human health and safety of workers in the regulatory evolution.
HWE members apply the waste hierarchy whenever applicable to hazardous waste taking into account the best overall environmental outcome. They participate in the development and promotion of the best available techniques.
They are attached to following ethical rules:
– No dispersion of waste or residues,
– No dilution of waste and emissions in the environment,
– Keeping traceability throughout the entire waste management chain, and
– Recycling and recovery in the specific field of hazardous waste.