Within England they are responsible for:
- regulating major industry and waste
- treatment of contaminated land
- water quality and resources
- inland river, estuary and harbour navigations
- conservation and ecology
The Environment Agency works with businesses and organisations to manage the use of resources. They place regulation on Waste Management Companies to ensure they adhere to strict codes of practice.
Essex Reclamation and Shred4Security adhere closely to these codes. Please see our Waste Carriers License and Waste Permit below.