Manage trade effluent responsibly
Trade effluent is one of the most complex areas of water to manage. There are several ways to set up in the market and multiple potential risks and environmental impacts associated with mismanagement.
This is an important area of water that you can’t afford to get wrong. Benefit from our experience, expertise and relationships with wholesalers to remain compliant, reduce costs and achieve the best outcomes for your business.
How we can help
Peace of mind that your business is compliant with regulations on the storage and discharge of trade effluent. Our support covers consent applications and challenges, managing a risk or breach, and reviewing site processes and chargeable strengths.
With detailed knowledge of treatment systems, we ensure that you’re best placed to manage and mitigate risks to the environment and to your regional water network.
With a variety of potential trade effluent arrangements available, we analyse your current situation and billing to ensure that you have the best option in the market for your specific sites.
Delivering your water priorities
Mitigation of environmental and
Compliance with regulation and
Wholesaler collaboration to safeguard local communities and environments.
Benefit from the best and most appropriate market approach.
What we’ve helped clients achieve
£1.17m in refunds
Across a three-year period, we obtained 50 refunds relating to trade effluent totalling £1.17 million.
Savings of £67,000
One market correction of a trade effluent tariff achieved a refund of £220,000 and an ongoing saving of £67,000.
Successes resulting in more accurate charges and an improved method of calculation.
Water matters: Insights for the UK’s manufacturing sector
At this tipping point, when water scarcity impacts our daily lives, it will be too late, far too late; especially for manufacturers, who rely on secure, consistent water supplies and effective, compliant effluent management to function.
Arla acts on water efficiency as it moooves to self-supply
The UK’s number one dairy company, Arla has been granted a licence to self-supply water by market regulator Ofwat.
Trade effluent tailored to you
Minimise risk and maximise opportunities, by talking with our trade effluent experts.