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Tariq Al-Ghanim General Trading & Contracting Co.

“ALMEN”
SHE - Procedures
Doc. Ref. No.: SHE 1012

Revision.: 0 Date: Nov’ 08


WASTE MANAGEMENT
Approved by : General Manager

Page: 1 of 2

1.0 PURPOSE

The purpose of this “Waste Management Procedure” is to provide a practical framework to


ensure:

1 All Wastes are properly disposed as per EPA guidelines.


2 Identifying and understanding the type of Wastes i.e. hazardous, non-hazardous etc.
3 Proper housekeeping is maintained.
4 Strict compliances of Environmental Management System (EMS).

2.0 SCOPE

The scope of this procedure covers the following:

1 This procedure is applicable to all activities in which ALMEN employees are involved
irrespective of the sites/locations.
2 All subcontractors working for ALMEN or on behalf of ALMEN.

3.0 WASTE

The Waste Generated due to ALMEN activities in various site / location are placed into two
categories Hazardous Waste and Non-Hazardous Waste.

Hazardous Wastes: means any wastes posing potential direct hazards to man or animal’s health
or the environment in general, resulting from industrial, commercial and agricultural activities and
from the household wastes

Non-Hazardous Wastes: Non hazardous waste is all chemicals that do not display hazardous
characteristics such as flammability, corrosiveness, reactivity etc.

Storage & Handling of Wastes:

1) A suitable location shall be identified at ALMEN site yard for temporary storage of wastes.
2) Scrap to be segregated and must be stored in the designated locations / bins.
3) Materials should be classified according to their nature.
4) Inventory Register shall be maintained about the quantity of wastes disposed.
5) All Hazardous and non hazardous wastes shall be disposed as per EPA guidelines.

4.0 DISPOSAL OF WASTES


Tariq Al-Ghanim General Trading & Contracting Co. “ALMEN”
SHE - Procedures
Doc. Ref. No.: SHE 1012

Revision.: 0 Date: Nov’ 08


WASTE MANAGEMENT
Approved by : General Manager

Page: 2 of 2

Sn Name of Wastes Types Disposal Method


Disposed to Govt.
1 Used Abrasive Non-hazardous/Non-recyclable authorized disposal center
2 Disposed to National
Paint Drums Hazardous/Recyclable Cleaning Company.
3 Metal Scraps Non-Hazardous/Recyclable Scrapped
4 Scaffolding Scraps Non-Hazardous/Recyclable Scrapped
Plastic/Polythene Disposed to nearest
5 Products Non-Hazardous/Recyclable Municipal Waste Yard.
Disposed to the nearest
6 Wooden Waste Non-Hazardous Municipal Waste Yard.
Disposed to the nearest
7 Tyres/Rubber Products Non-Hazardous/Recyclable. Municipal Waste Yard.
Disposed to the nearest
8 Used Hand Gloves Non-Hazardous/Non-reusable Municipal Waste Yard.
Disposed to the nearest
9 Cotton Waste Non-Hazardous/Non-reusable Municipal Waste Yard.
Contaminated soil / Disposed to National
10 sediments Hazardous Cleaning Company
Disposed to the nearest
11 Electrical Scraps Non-Hazardous/Non-reusable Municipal Waste Yard.
Disposed to National
12 Paints/chemicals Hazardous Cleaning Company

5.0 DOCUMENTATION:

‘’Waste transportation manifest form’’ should be duly filled in specified format of respective client
before disposal of wastes, and the copies to be distributed as per instructions. The ‘’waste
disposal manifest form’’ that is issued from EPA approved disposal center to be sent to Safety
Manager and the copy of the same shall be submitted to client safety department for evidence that
wastes are disposed in approved disposal center.

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