Environmental guidance for your business in Northern Ireland & Scotland
AEMT is an international trade group that represents the electrical and mechanical service and repair industry. Members of AEMT include those who supply, install, service, maintain, and repair, electric motors, drives, pumps, fans, gearboxes, generators, transformers, switchgear, and ancillary equipment.
ALEM is an industry group that works on behalf of those engaged in the manufacture or distribution of lifting, loading and elevating equipment.
BCSA is a UK-wide trade organisation that works on behalf of the steel construction industry. The association represents organisations involved in the design, fabrication and erection of steelwork for all forms of construction in building and civil engineering.
BCF is a trade association that represents UK paint, printing ink, powder coatings and wallcoverings manufacturers.
BMRA is a trade group that represents the UK's metal recycling sector.
BTMA is an industry group that works on behalf of manufacturers of precision turned parts and machined components.
CATRA is a trade group that offers technical guidance to those in the cultery industry.
CMF is a trade organisation that represents foundries producing castings in every metal and process, along with foundry supply companies.
CBM is a trade group that works on behalf of UK manufacturers of fasteners, forgings and pressings
EPMA is an umbrella group representing a range of actors with a stake in powder metallurgy, from component, metal powder, and equipment producers to end-users, research centres, universities, and individuals who have an interest in PM.
GA is an industry group that provides information and advice on hot dip galvanizing to users and potential users.
GTMA is a trade group that represents companies in precision engineering, rapid product development, toolmaking, tooling technologies, metrology and other critical manufacturing related products and services.
IMF is a trade association that works on behalf of those involved in surface engineering and finishing.
MPMA is a UK trade group that supports and represents the metal packaging industry on matters related to operational, regulatory and environmental issues.
MMMA is an industry body that represents the interests of the UK’s power press makers.
SEMTA is a skills based organisation that works with the UK's engineering and advanced manufacturing technologies sectors.
MMTA is an industry body that works on behalf of the UK's interests in minor metals, such as tungsten, titanium, cobalt and molybdenum.
SCI is a trade group that provides technical expertise and best practice guidance to the steel construction sector.
SEA is an industry body that advocates on behalf of UK treatment industries.
The Carbon Trust can help your business to improve its energy use and reduce its carbon emissions.
Find other trade associations relevant to your business using the Trade Association Forum website.
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
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