Augean plc is a UK-based company, which provides specialist services and solutions for hazardous waste management. It was founded in the year 2004, and its headquarters are situated in Wetherby, United Kingdom. The company is listed and traded on the Alternative Investment Market (AIM) of the London Stock Exchange and complies with the UK City Code on Takeovers and Mergers. It has many subsidiaries which include Augean North Sea Services Limited, Astec Chemical Waste Services Ltd., Atlantic Waste (Thornhaugh) Ltd, Augean Treatment, and Augean South etc. Some of the waste management facilities of Augean are at Aberdeen- Blackdog, Avonmouth, Dundee, ENRMF, Great Yarmouth, Port Clarence, Wetherby, and Waste Recovery Park etc.
The company is a leader in modern waste management practices, and specialises in managing the more difficult to handle wastes in the United Kingdom. It aims to use its technical expertise and know-how to provide the highest standards of service to its customers, and to make their lives simpler by providing them with security and certainty. Augean provides a wide range of services to its customers, which includes decommissioning, drilling and well abandonment, HiPODs, industrial services, landfill and soil treatment, radioactive waste services, waste collection, and water treatment & recycling. The company offers its services for the oil and gas industry, the hazardous waste management sector, as well as the radioactive sector across the United Kingdom. Augean North Sea Services (ANSS), which is a subsidiary of the company, focuses on developing resourceful solutions for the management of the waste generated from the exploration, production and decommissioning activities carried out in the North Sea. The company provides its compliance-led solutions in markets that are complex due to being driven by legislations and regulations.
The major sectors in which the company runs its operations include construction, energy, infrastructure, land remediation & development, nuclear decommissioning & radioactive, off shore, oil & gas, storage & logistics, and transportation. A wide range of wastes are managed by Augean, such as acids and other chemicals, aerosols, asbestos, ash residues from EfW and biomass plants, contaminated empty packaging, contaminated paper and wood, contaminated soil, low level radioactive waste, and solvents, fuels &oils etc.
The company follows a well-defined framework of corporate governance and aligns itself with the Quoted Companies Alliance (QCA) Corporate Governance Code. The core values of the company include respect, integrity, teamwork, and excellence. The board of the company has set up separate committees for audit, remuneration, and nomination. It has an ethical code of conduct for running its business operations and promotes a culture of trust, transparency, and accountability. Apart from fulfilling all its corporate responsibilities, the company also fulfils its environmental and social responsibilities under its ESG policy. It has a comprehensive Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) framework in place and complies with international best practices and guidelines to create a sustainable business. It aims to minimize the impact of its business activities on the environment and create long-term value for the business as well as the wider community. The company operates a Landfill Community Fund (LCF) through which it supports the local communities across its area of operation. It is also a member of the local Liaison Groups to discuss the landfill related issues through active community engagement.
Augean PLC Unit 4, Rudgate Court, Walton WETHERBY LS23 7BF United Kingdom GBR
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