Environmental guidance for your business in Northern Ireland & Scotland
AEMT is an internationial industry group that represents companies in the service and repair industry.
ALEM is a trade group that represents manufacturers of materials handling equipment.
AMPS is an industry group that represents the UK diesel and gas-engine power generating sector.
BIPBA is a trade association that represents the portable battery industry in the UK.
BCA is a trade group that represents British manufacturers of insulated cables and wires and associated products.
BEAMA is a trade group that represents a variety of stakeholders in the electrotechnical supply chain.
BRA is a trade group that works on behalf of manufacturers, importers, wholesalers, distributors, contractors, specifiers and end-users of refrigeration plant, equipment and components. It is part of FETA (see below).
BTMA is a trade group that represents British manufacturers of textile machinery.
DASA is an industry group that represents those who service domestic electrical consumer products.
ECA is a trade group that represents the interests of contractors who design, install, inspect, test and maintain electrical and electronic equipment and services.
EEF are an industry group that work on behalf of manufactuering and engineering in the UK.
FETA is an umbrella group that represents manufacturers, suppliers, installers and contractors within the building services sector.
GAMBICA is a trade group that represents the UK instrumentation, control, automation and laboratory technology industry.
GTMA is a trade group that represents those involved in precision engineering, rapid product development, toolmaking, tooling technologies, metrology and other critical manufacturing related products and services.
HEVAC is a trade group that represents the building engineering services element of the wider construction industry. It is part of FETA (see above).
HPA is a trade group that works on behalf of those with a stake in heat pump technology. It is part of FETA (see above).
IEEE is a technical professional society, claiming to be the world's largest, that focuses on advancing the theory and practice of electrical, electronics and computer engineering and computer science.
LIA is a trade group that represents lighting manufacturers and suppliers that are active in the UK market.
MTA is an industry group for companies working in the engineering-based manufacturing sector.
MMMA is a trade body that works on behalf of the UK's sheet metal forming industry.
NMI is a trade group that represents those involved in electronic engineering and manufacturing in the UK.
SELECT is a trade association for the electrical contracting industry in Scotland.
SEA is an trade group that represents UK treatment industries.
techUK is an industry group that represent's the UK's technology sector.
WMSA is an industry group that represents UK suppliers of woodworking machinery.
The Carbon Trust can help your business to improve its energy use and reduce its carbon emissions.
The Department for Business, Innovation and Skills (BIS) website has information dedicated to the manufacturing industry.
The Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) has produced a Sustainable Manufacturing Toolkit for use by businesses in the manufacturing sector.
The Northern Ireland Environment Agency has published a short guide to the duty of care responsibilities including advice and information for waste producers, carriers and those accepting, storing and treating waste.
Any person intending to alter the use or management of areas of uncultivated or semi-natural land must obtain prior approval from the Department of Agriculture, Environment and Rural Affairs (DAERA).
Read more on the DAERA website
The NetRegs team at SEPA, in partnership with The Northern Ireland Environment Agency, Natural Resources Wales and a number of industry bodies have produced 9 new GPPs to replace out of date PPGs. More are coming! Check the available topics
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