Hazardous waste management

Industries produce a variety of hazardous waste streams, many of which pose risks to people and the environment. SUEZ is a specialist in the handling and disposal of all types of hazardous wastes, whether solid or liquid, packaged or bulk.
Solutions for industries

Equipped to handle all kinds of hazardous waste

We collect and treat a wide range of industrial, hazardous and dangerous waste streams packaged in drums, containers and bulk bags.

We have the specialised facilities and processes to handle most forms of liquid, powder or solid hazardous waste, including:

  • Contaminated spill kits
  • Bituminous products such as surface treatments, road sealing and asphalt binders
  • Chlorinated and non-chlorinated solvents and paint
  • Resins, inks and dyes
  • Oils and greases
  • Oil, ink and/or solvent rags
  • Photographic waste
  • Asbestos
  • Pesticides
  • Contaminated soils and material
  • Biosecurity waste, and
  • Synthetic mineral fibre

Requirements and acceptance varies across states and territories, due to different environmental regulations. Contact us for more information.

Network of expertise

Secure, reliable solutions that optimise collection and logistics

The correct handling of hazardous waste is paramount in protecting people and the environment. SUEZ offers integrated network of solutions across transport and logistics, licensed sites and facilities. This enables us to safely and efficiently collect, transport, treat and dispose of hazardous and prescribed industrial waste.

We are a leader in the provision of specialised services for hazardous wastes, including:

  • Liquid and packaged waste collection
  • Vacuum loading
  • High-pressure water blasting
  • Shutdown pre-clean
  • Emergency spill response
  • Sludge and bio-solids management
  • Prescribed industrial waste and contaminated soil disposal and treatment
  • 24/7 emergency support
Safe and secure

Keeping people, property and the environment free from harm

At SUEZ, safety is fundamental in everything we do. We embed the highest levels of safety in our people, processes and equipment to ensure the secure and compliant handling of hazardous waste.

Expert support

We cover the full spectrum of hazardous waste management, from logistics to the delivery of advice and solutions tailored to the needs of individual customers and sites. We give you the information and support you need to understand optimal hazardous waste handling processes and put them in place.

Secure, traceable transport

Our hazardous waste transport solutions are fully compliant with all regulations. We employ specific management tools that enable complete traceability of waste from collection through to disposal or recycling, with full accountability at every step.

Incident management

Our experts are available around the clock in the event of an incident, displacement or site closure, ready to secure the site and identify, prepare and remove waste. We have the trained personnel and logistics, processing and recovery solutions to ensure best practice decontamination, handling and disposal.
Environmental performance

Empowering sustainable business

SUEZ supports our customers to achieve their financial and operational performance objectives while reducing their environmental footprint.
Our portfolio of advanced solutions means we can handle all types of hazardous waste, with dedicated channels to maximise resource recovery and efficiency. We reduce your environmental impact through adhering to relevant regulations, optimising sorting, storage and transport, and harnessing the potential of waste in the circular economy.