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Advanced Soil Treatment

Highly trained and experienced teams responding to all manner of spillages and environmental incidents

Experts in Asbestos Disposal

Experts in Soil Treatment

Acumen Wins Prestigious Gold Award

Construction / Demolition

The construction and demolition industries produce a broad range of waste streams including wet and dry wastes, hazardous materials, packaging, mixed builder’s wastes, refurbishment arisings, contaminated land and soil. Acumen work with facilities management organisations, builders, developers and contractors to provide a range of commercially efficient and compliant industrial site services, disposal and waste management solutions.

Offering a nationwide service through one point of contact for both hazardous and non-hazardous wastes, we provide a 24-hour service, 7 days a week with a dedicated out of hours call centre

Professional and dedicated service

Working with Acumen, you will receive a professional service that includes:

  • Dedicated account management
  • An auditable Duty of Care process
  • Prompt service on a nationwide basis
  • Online customer portal with including real-time documentation and reporting transparency
  • Full ISO 9001, 14001 and OHSAS18001 accreditation for all services provided
  • Highest levels of Health and Safety standards
  • Sustainable waste management plans that meet corporate social responsibility markers and which are commercially advantageous

Services we offer your sector:

  • Total Waste Management of wet and dry wastes
  • Industrial site cleaning and decontamination
  • Asbestos collection and disposal
  • Land Remediation and Treatment/Disposal of contaminated soils and arisings
  • Hazardous Waste disposal
  • Emergency Response
  • Project Management of complex projects
  • Regulatory interaction and liaison

To learn more on how Acumen can support you and your business, speak to our team today by calling 01977 529586

Head Office, Knottingley

Acumen House, Headlands Lane, Knottingley, West Yorkshire, WF11 0LA

Phone: 01977 529586


Acumen Waste Services, Tame Road, Middlesbrough, TS3 6LL

Phone: 01977 529586

West Midlands

Acumen Waste Services, Lincoln Street, Wolverhampton, West Midlands, WV10 0DX

Phone: 01902 352100

York - Escrick

Acumen Waste Recovery Park, The Old Brick & Tile Works, YO19 6ED

Phone: 01977 529586


No 2 East Site, East Terminal, Immingham Dock, Immingham

Phone: 01977 529586


Keighley Office, Newbridge Industrial Estate, Pitt Street, Keighley, West Yorkshire BD21 4PQ

Phone: 0845 600 3572

York - Harewood Whin

Liquid Treatment Plant, Harewood Whinn, Tinker Lane, Rufforth, York, YO2 3RR

Phone: 01977 529586