Monitoring Environmental Performance
Level 5
Appendix 10
Blank Forms / Tables

Waste Stream Prioritisation Form

Company: Project leader:
Completed by: Authorised by:
Project no: Date:
Characteristics Waste Description
Stream No: Stream No: Stream No:
Waste type
Specific concern surrounding waste
Rate of generation (per an)
Disposal costs
Unit costs (cost per eg turnover)
Priority rating categories W1 R2 WxR R WxR R WxR
Compliance with legislation
Disposal / treatment costs
Environmental hazard posed
Safety hazard posed
Minimisation opportunities
Recovery of by-products
Priority score (sum WxR) Total Total Total
Priority (rank)



1: W = Weighting. Give the priority rating categories a weighting from 0 (low) to 10 (high) according to importance to the company.

2: R= Rating. Rate each waste stream against each of the priority categories from 0 (low) to 10 (high).