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Waste management

The campaign to create sustainable societies has thrust waste management to the forefront of the endeavour. This is done by using services such as reducing, reusing and recycling waste. We can help you develop waste management strategies that comply with international and local standards.

6Mt per dayEstimates for global waste generation by 2025
US$375bnGlobal cost for dealing with waste by 2025

Read more about our five steps towards a circular economy.

For more than 55 years, our multidisciplinary team of planners, engineers and environmental scientists has provided our customers with holistic solutions for opportunities in the waste sector at a range of scales from individual developments to masterplans for entire nations. We help our clients to rethink their consumption and move towards a circular economy through proven technologies and innovative practices.

Our geographic spread ensures clients receive advice that best reflects local legislation, guidance and commercial conditions, whilst also benefitting from our unique perspective on international best practice.
Our expertise spans the entire waste cycle from procurement to disposal, and covers all types of waste, including domestic, municipal, commercial, healthcare, industrial, electrical, and hazardous waste. The protection of communities and the natural environment is a fundamental priority throughout all projects.

Our key waste services include:

  • National and regional strategy and masterplan development
  • Healthcare waste management
  • Technical and environmental due diligence
  • Feasibility studies and technology appraisals
  • Waste policy, regulation and legislation
  • Circular economy services and resource efficiency
  • Environmental permitting and compliance
  • Site waste management and construction planning
  • Landfill engineering
  • Waste, resource and materials auditing

Our diverse team of experienced waste professionals and subject matter experts are well versed in the needs of different communities, societies and clients. This enables us to provide focused advice to achieve the desired programme outcomes to waste generators, service operators, infrastructure developers, funders, and the public sector.

Contact us

Simon Martin
Global waste practice leader

Dan Jacobs
Technical director, waste and resource management

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