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Fire extinguisher disposal Holmfirth

Our reliable fire extinguisher disposal service provides customers throughout Holmfirth with a fast and efficient way of getting rid of there old fire extinguisher.

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Relaible Holmfirth fire extinguisher disposal service

Our friendly team will collect and remove your old fire extinguishers from anywhere on your property within an agreed 2-hour time slot.

As a registered licensed waste carrier, we will provide you with a waste transfer note which is a legal requirement. From there, we will assess the items to determine if they can be reused or recycled in order to minimise the amount that is sent to landfill.

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Why are fire extinguishers hazardous waste?

Every business within Holmfirth has a legal obligation to ensure their hazardous waste is disposed of safely and legally.

Waste is considered ‘hazardous’ under the government’s environmental legislation (see here) when it contains substances or has properties that may make it harmful to human health or the environment. This does not necessarily mean it is an immediate risk to human health, although some waste can be.

Fire extinguishers are classified as hazardous waste due to the high pressure chemicals they contain that could be harmful if mishandled.

What type of fire extinguishers can you collect within Holmfirth?

We take all kind of fire extinguishers. The kinds we take are:

  • Water
  • Foam
  • CO2 Fire Extinguishers
  • Oxygen fire extinguisher
  • Dry Chemical Extinguisher
  • Dry powder

Unless they are empty, fire extinguishers are classed as hazardous waste. This means that whoever you use to collect them must issue a Hazardous Waste Consignment Note.

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Why Choose Yes Waste for your Holmfirth fire extinguisher disposal

As a licensed and insured waste management company, our professional, friendly and efficient teams help businesses throughout Yorkshire and Manchester with their wait and load requirements.

Our uniformed teams usually consist of two or three people who will contact you when they are 30 minutes away. Once they arrive, they will quickly and efficiently load the waste into our dedicated vehicles, we will provide you with the required and legal paperwork before disposing of the items at fully licensed recycling stations.

Want to know more about our fire extinguisher disposal service in Holmfirth?

We’re always happy to discuss how we can help businesses within Holmfirth with their fire extinguisher disposal requirements.

Please get in touch by completing our “Get A Quote” form. Alternatively, you can call a member of our friendly team for expert advice on 01484 829155.

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See what some of our customers say

    review rating 5  This was such a hassle free experience with YES waste they are a professional service and prompt great pricing for the goods you need disposal of cannot fault this service will use again in the future if needed I would go to YES waste first before any other company. 110% recommend this to anyone wanting to have something moved or cleared away, they even give you a call to advise how far away they are from you which is excellent. Very happy customer 🙂

    thumb Alexander Goodwin
    2/15/2019

    review rating 5  1St class service, came on time and removed two very heavy sofas that had been out in the rain for three days which made them even heavier. This was not a problem for the pick up guys who did a marvellous job. 5***** service from this company. Would recommend. Well done.

    thumb Sue Ogilvy
    8/17/2019