Laboratory service

Waste analysis

Análisis de residuos

We offer the necessary guidance and technical support in order to comply with legal requirements, in relation to waste analysis.

For this purpose, we provide customers with a full set of waste characterisation and recovery services.


Our services include:

 CHARACTERISATION OF WASTE AS HW / NHW (hazardous waste or non-hazardous waste)

  • In-depth studies of the waste generation processes and the information provided by the customer.
  • Sampling of all types of waste, in accordance with the provisions set out in UNE EN 14899:2007.
  • Determination of the hazardous properties, HP, through the performance of all toxicological tests and chemical analysis.
  • In-depthAssessment Reports on the classification of the hazardous properties of waste (justification of 15 HP codes in accordance with Regulation (EU) No.1357/2014).


  • Performance of tests to assess the acceptance of waste at a specific landfill class, including leaching tests according to UNE EN 12457-4.
  • Performance of conformity tests.
  • Basic characterisation tests in accordance with the provisions set out in the prevailing legislation.


  • Characterisation of construction and demolition waste.
  • Testing and certification of materials incorporating recovered waste
  • Characterisation of slag from the manufacture of steel in electric arc furnaces, fir its recovery and use on roads.
  • Waste characterisation for its subsequent use in cement plants.

Aimed at:

  • Large combustion plants
  • Manufacturers of electrical equipment
  • Manufacturers of chemical products and derivatives
  • Equipment and consumer goods manufacturers
  • Metal transformation sector
  • Food and beverages sector
  • Auxiliary automotive companies
  • Waste incineration companies
  • Waste management entities
  • Wastewater treatment plants (WWTP)
  • Paper industries

Accreditations and Recognition

Acreditación ENAC ILAC según ISO 17025 para ensayos en el sector medioambiental. Nº 1116/LE2221 y Nº 1116/LE2210
ENAC ILAC accreditation according to ISO 17025 for Testing in the Environmental Sector. No. 1116/LE2221 and No. 111/LE2210
Entidad Colaboradora de la Administración Hidráulica
Hydraulic Administration collaborating institution
Tecnalia - Placeholder
Environmental Collaboration Body (ECA) of the Autonomous Region of the Basque Country
Tecnalia - Placeholder
ECAMAT collaborating institution in the Autonomous Community of Cantabria
Tecnalia - Placeholder
Navarre Administration collaborating institution
Laboratorio de Control Ambiental

Environmental Control Services Brochure (spanish)

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