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If your business works with solid materials, you must store and manage them the right way. This will help prevent spills that could harm our environment.

Examples of solid materials are powders, granules and pellets.

Our Solid storage and handling guidelines (publication 1730) gives information on:

  • where solid materials can come from
  • how solid materials can harm the environment and people’s health
  • ways to prevent solid materials entering the environment.

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Solid storage and handling guidance

Reviewed 4 November 2019