INTERWASTE’S RESPONSE TO THE FG MATTER AS SEEN IN RECENT PRESS
Interwaste welcomes the opportunity to comment on operations at our FG Landfill site (Olifantsfontein, Johannesburg) considering concerns recently raised by the local community. Interwaste takes its responsibility towards the environment, and the wellbeing of the public, very seriously…
Interwaste provides a holistic, integrated and accountable waste management system - one that is compliant with changing waste management legislative requirements and meets the needs of each individual customer.
The service includes the management of waste streams from point of generation to final disposal and is underpinned by a waste hierarchy which guides the way in which waste should be treated and disposed of. This hierarchy forms the basis of every operation and ensures cost savings, reduction in environmental impact and sustainable operations. Interwaste comprises of numerous operational divisions, each considered experts in their field. The synergies that exist between these divisions allows Interwaste to present itself as a holistic environmental services provider.
Legislation demands that strict principles are adhered to by The South African waste management industry. Interwaste's team of qualified experts is well positioned to offer advisory services for any environmental legislation requirement.
Interwaste not only classifies waste, but the organisation's technical teams' innovative processes set the company apart in integrated waste management - which is why Interwaste is also called upon to utilise their expertise in outside situations.
With the latest in equipment and facilities, as well as expert manpower, Interwaste's qualified on-site personnel ensure all waste is separated correctly, at the source of manufacture, and ensures that the reduction of costly cross-contamination of hazardous and non-hazardous waste streams is avoided, as well as enables streamlined operations for the customer.
Given Interwaste's commitment to holistic waste management, the company has invested in the highest quality plant and equipment, ensuring they offer the most efficient metals recycling service. If you want to maximise the value from metals recycling, then Interwaste is your partner of choice.
Interwaste's effluent treatment division, coupled with their strong national logistics infrastructure, ensures they provide a complete service offering including the management of a variety of inorganic, acid, caustic and oil based liquid streams.
Interwaste spear-headed the commoditisation of waste through Waste Commodity Trading and follows innovative, closely monitored procedures. Interwaste currently exports commoditised wastes into 12 countries and territories outside of South Africa and is expanding this reach exponentially.
Interwaste advises clients on optimum waste storage and collection methods; including the correct container sizes, service frequency and collection vehicles to be used to best suit individual, and legal requirements. All Interwaste vehicles are linked to a real-time monitoring system, assuring efficiency and security.
As an established leader in the technologically demanding area of landfill construction and development, Interwaste has accumulated years of experience in this field, ensuring the highest standards are utilised at every stage, of every project.