Business waste is any waste that is produced by a commercial activity, including one run from your home. The law classifies this waste as commercial or industrial waste and you are required to make suitable arrangements for this waste to be stored and disposed of safely and lawfully.
This waste must not be disposed of using the services provided for households.
It includes waste from construction, demolition, industry and agriculture but also includes waste from:
Charities clubs and societies
Any part of your home used for a commercial/business activity
Food and drinks waste from any part of a business premises
Waste from rented properties collected by the landlord or agent
Waste produced at a household by builders, painters & decorators and other contractors
Waste from home businesses, such as childminding, accountancy, salons, catering and dog grooming