Coronavirus guidance for the waste sector

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What does this involve?

Each area of Scotland has been assigned to a COVID protection level. Find out what you can and cannot do based on the local area that you live, work or travel in.

The Scottish Government has issued support and information for those working in the waste sector in Scotland.

It highlights key areas to consider for working safely:

  • health and safety guidance
  • physical distancing and hygiene guidance
  • business support across Scotland
  • information on household waste recycling centres
  • Zero Waste Scotland on managing household waste
  • SEPA on managing business waste
  • COSLA guidance and resources

What does this cost?

This is a free service.

Who is this for?

This guidance is for businesses operating in the waste sector.

Important information

This guidance is one of a set of documents about how to work safely in different types of workplace.

Next steps

Visit the Scottish Government website for more information and to read the full guidance.

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