The EPR 5.07 applies to all waste management facilities that are permitted to accept clinical waste.
Albion Environmental Ltd has a dedicated team of qualified trainers and expert Consultants with experience on healthcare waste management. We have been providing support to many NHS Trusts across Scotland which includes the delivery of comprehensive site audits as required.
Under the EPR 5.07, Waste Pre-Acceptance procedures are required ‘’prior to the delivery of the waste to the disposal/ treatment site to determine the composition of the site by carrying out an audit of the waste producer’’.
If you are a healthcare waste producer needing some support with your audit, we have prepared this simple guide which covers the main points required by the Pre-Acceptance Procedure Stage 1. These should help you to cover the key requirements to carry out your pre-acceptance procedure audit.