Hazardous Waste

Chemical Waste

Soltec (Ireland) Ltd removes waste chemicals from your business. We are expert, reliable and committed to ensuring this is managed safely and compliantly.

Through the entire process of collection and treatment our team ensure the following approach is taken:

  • Assess and collect waste chemicals at your business, completing all the classification, labelling, packaging and supporting documentation required to ensure full compliance.
  • We transfer the waste to our EPA licensed facility where it is accepted and treated either on-site or at another authorised facility. Recovery is maximised for all waste streams handled. 

We provide Dangerous Goods Safety Advisors (DGSA) and chemical operatives to customers on a part time basis as required to classify and package waste.

We handle a wide verity of wastes which include:

  • Acids and Akalines
  • Paint waste
  • Glycols and coolants
  • Laboratory chemicals
  • Metal bearing wastes
  • Aqueous organic wastes
  • Cutting fluids
  • Solvents
  • Wipes
  • Contaminated packaging
  • Glues and adhesives

Our Treatment Options

Sampling and analysis is carried out on-site by our technical laboratory team who work out the best available treatment method for your waste. We offer a range of treatment methods which include solvent distillation and fuel recovery.

Transport

Prior to collection, all waste will be segregated, labelled and packaged in line with ADR regulations. Our on-site DGSA professionals will provide guidance on these requirements and provide the necessary packaging, labelling and documentation. 

Compliance and Traceability

Our technical team ensure compliance by providing Waste Transfer Forms (WTF) and certificates of waste acceptance and destruction for regulatory reporting. Our waste tracking and reporting system the Soltec Waste Tracker (SWT) allows you to see in real time the location and treatments used for each shipment we move on your behalf. The SWT system provides an audit trail and report to assist in completing end-of-year AER, regulatory and corporate requirements.

Contaminated Waste Packaging

Used empty packaging such as drums, barrels and IBC’s used for the transport of chemicals are considered hazardous and must be removed in a compliant and safe manner. Our facility and transport operation allows us to collect and treat this waste stream in a reliable and efficient manner.

Our technical team ensures compliance by providing Waste Transfer Forms (WTF) and certificates of waste acceptance and destruction for regulatory reporting. Our waste tracking and reporting system (SWT) allows you to see in real time the location and treatments used for each shipment we move on your behalf. The SWT system provides an audit trail and report to assist in completing end of year AER, regulatory and corporate requirements.

Garage Waste

Soltec have over 25 years experience collecting hazardous waste from garages, body shops, car dismantlers, engineering and manufacturing companies. We offer a complete waste removal service which also includes non-hazardous green waste.

Soltec offer a complete solution for the collection of hazardous and non-hazardous waste. Our solution is efficient, cost effective and complaint. We work to ensure our clients are satisfied that their waste collections are being managed correctly so they can focus on their business.

We Collect

  • Waste thinners
  • Chemicals
  • Solid oily wastes
  • Lead acid batteries
  • Florescent tubes
  • Antifreeze and coolant
  • Cutting fluids
  • Brake fluid
  • Oil filters
  • Waste oil
  • Grease
  • Paint and paint tins
  • Aerosols
  • Empty plastic drums
  • Empty metal drums
  • Used IBCs

Clients are provided with the correct drums and containers for their hazardous and non-hazardous needs. The technical team at Soltec ensure compliance by providing Waste Transfer Forms (WTF) and certificates of waste acceptance and destruction for regulatory reporting. Our waste tracking and reporting system (SWT) allows you to see in real time the location and treatments used for each shipment we move on your behalf. The SWT system provides an audit trail and report to assist in completing end of year AER, AIC inspection audit requirements, regulatory and corporate requirements.

We also supply spill kits, bunds and a range of environmental training, including spill response, waste management and dangerous goods awareness.