Treatment and disposal of hazardous waste (

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Formalities relating to the employment of workers

Formalities relating to the employment of workers

If you would like to hire an employee you need to proceed with the following steps. These formalities CANNOT be processed through the Point of Single Contact.

If the employment is terminated you also have to inform the authorities where the employee has been registered.

  • Posting of workers to Germany; registration and other obligations

    When posting employees to Germany, the Employee Posting Act must be observed. This law obliges both employers based in Germany and employers based abroad who employ workers in Germany to comply with statutory and, in certain sectors, collectively agreed working conditions. In addition, employers are subject to further obligations.

Characteristics and key concepts of the service

This service includes the pre-treatment and disposal of (solid and non-solid) hazardous waste with explosive, oxidizing, flammable, toxic, irritating, noxious, carcinogenic, corrosive, infectious, or otherwise harmful effects on humans and the environment.

This service includes:

  • Operation of plants for the treatment of hazardous waste
  • Treatment and disposal of contaminated, living or dead animals, and of contaminated waste
  • Incineration of hazardous waste
  • Environmentally compatible disposal of junk goods like refrigerators
  • Treatment, disposal, and storage of radioactive waste, including:
    • Treatment and disposal of low-level radioactive waste from hospitals
    • Enclosure and pre-treatment of radioactive waste for storage purposes


  • Abfallbeseitigung, biologische von gefährlichen Abfällen
  • Abfallbeseitigung, thermische von gefährlichen Abfällen
  • Abfalldeponien für gefährliche Abfälle
  • Abfälle, schwach radioaktive aus Krankenhäusern usw, Behandlung
  • Abfallverbrennungsanlagen für gefährliche Abfälle
  • Abfallzerkleinerung von gefährlichen Abfällen
  • Asbestentsorgung
  • Beseitigung und Vernichtung von Kampfmitteln
  • Biologische Abfallbeseitigung gefährlicher Abfälle
  • Bombenentschärfung
  • Entsorgung kontaminierter Abfälle
  • Entsorgung von Chemikalien
  • Entsorgung von Krankenhausabfällen
  • Erddeponien (gefährliche Abfälle)
  • Giftmüllbehandlung und -vernichtung
  • Müllverbrennung (gefährliche Abfälle)
  • Schuttabladeplätze für gefährliche Abfälle
  • Spalt- und Brutstoffe (Behandlung, Beseitigung und Ablage des radioaktiven Atommülls)
  • Thermische Abfallbeseitigung gefährlicher Abfälle
  • Tierkörperbeseitigung
  • Tierkörperentsorgung (Abfallverbrennung)
  • Tierkörperverbrennung
  • Verbrennungsanlagen (Beseitigung gefährlicher Abfälle)