GMDC WASTE Health Check

1.0: Internal Waste Handling Area

1.1: Is the waste processing area clear?

1.2: Is all cleaning equipment PAT tested?

1.3: Is waste being segregated?

1.4: Is there clear signage?

1.5: Is the area adequate for segregating waste?

2.0: External Waste Storage Areas

2.1: Are the storage areas clear?

2.2: Are the storage areas accessible?

2.3: Are the trailers in Good condition?

2.4: Are the skips in Good condition?

2.5: Are there any location issues?

2.6: Are there designated areas for Wood and Metal?

2.7: Is the waste segregated?

3.0: GMDC Waste Collection Points

3.1: Are there designated bins/cages for Cardboard?

3.2: Are there designated bins/cages for Plastic?

3.3: Are the waste receptacles fit for purpose?

3.4: Is the waste correctly stored in the receptacles?

3.5: Is the waste produced by the GMDC segregated?

3.6: Is there clear signage?

4.0: Store Waste Returns

4.1: Are cardboard bales segregated?

4.2: Are plastic bales segregated?

4.3: Is MDR (Mixed, Dry & Recycled) segregated?

4.4: Is the card returned, via cages, flat packed?

4.5: Is the plastic returned, via cages, bagged?

4.6: Is the mixed waste returns, via cages, segregated?

4.7: Are A, B & C category plastics segregated?

4.8: Are ALL other types of waste returns segregated?

4.9: Are there containers available and labelled for other waste streams?

4.10: Is there photographic evidence of bad practice?

4.11: Are there enough staff to handle returns?

4.12: Are barcode labels scanned and recorded?

5.0: Confidential Waste

5.1: Is the Confidential waste held in a designated area?

5.2: Is the Confidential waste secure?

5.3: Is the Confidential waste held in the correct bags?

6.0: Restaurants

6.1: Does the restaurant have the correct bins?

6.2: Are the bins adequate for purpose?

6.3: Are Corners, Edges & Ledges clean?

6.4: Is the area acceptable?

6.5: Is the waste segregated?

Audit Summary

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Please note that this checklist is a hypothetical example and provides basic information only. It is not intended to take the place of, among other things, workplace, health and safety advice; medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment; or other applicable laws. You should also seek your own professional advice to determine if the use of such checklist is permissible in your workplace or jurisdiction.