As a farmer, the death of an animal is an unfortunate but inevitable reality. Proper disposal of these animals, known as fallen stock, is a critical aspect of farm management. The safe and responsible disposal of dead animals is not only essential for biosecurity but also helps to prevent environmental and public health risks. UKFMC Waste Management Services is a company that offers fallen stock services in the UK, providing a safe and reliable solution to dispose of fallen stock. In this blog, we will explore the importance of fallen stock disposal and how UKFMC Waste Management Services can help farmers manage this process.
Animal By-product Regulations
The Animal By-Products Regulations 2013 (ABPR) set out strict rules for the disposal of fallen stock in the UK. These regulations aim to protect public health, animal health, and the environment. Failure to comply with these regulations can result in legal action and fines. Therefore, it is essential for farmers to have a reliable and safe method of disposing of fallen stock.
Animal By-product Disposal
UKFMC Waste Management Services is a company that specialises in the collection and disposal of fallen stock. The company has a team of trained professionals who understand the importance of biosecurity and the regulations surrounding the disposal of fallen stock. They offer a range of services, including the collection of individual animals, bulk collections, and emergency collections.
The company operates a zero-to-landfill policy, which means that no waste is sent to landfill sites. Instead, the company uses a variety of disposal methods, including composting and rendering, to ensure that fallen stock is disposed of in an environmentally friendly way. This sustainable approach ensures that farmers can dispose of their fallen stock safely and responsibly without impacting the environment negatively.
Fallen stock disposal is a critical aspect of farm management that cannot be ignored. The Animal By-Products Regulations 2013 set out strict rules for the disposal of fallen stock, and failure to comply can result in legal action and fines. UKFMC Waste Management Services offers a safe and reliable solution to dispose of fallen stock. The company has a team of trained professionals who understand the importance of biosecurity and the regulations surrounding the disposal of fallen stock. By using UKFMC Waste Management Services, farmers can dispose of their fallen stock safely and in compliance with the law.
Hazardous waste disposal, including animal by-products is a specialist field, in which UKFMC possesses a wealth of knowledge and experience, consequently we are fully compliant with all relevant legislation; in addition we can offer support and advice on completing all necessary documents and paperwork relating to the transport and disposal of your waste.
- UKFMC Waste Management Services: https://www.ukfmc.co.uk/
- Animal By-Products Regulations 2013: https://www.gov.uk/guidance/animal-by-products-legislation
- Fallen stock disposal: https://www.nfuonline.com/news/latest-news/fallen-stock-disposal/
- Zero-to-Landfill: Our Sustainable Waste Management Policy: https://ukfmc.co.uk/zero-to-landfill-our-sustainable-waste-management-policy/