Permanent Isolation Solutions

Waste management solution
Permanent isolation

Tellus can provide project management of the following:

  • Permanent isolation (disposal) of hazardous waste from the biosphere
  • Issuing of a Tellus Permanent Isolation Certificate (Tellus PIC™)

If you are looking for a partner to provide waste management solutions, please contact us at Tellus.

Permanent Isolation fact sheet


Liability Reduction

Liability Reduction

  • Sandy Ridge is Australia’s first commercial facility offering best practice permanent solutions for legacy, production and emerging waste streams across most sectors
  • Due to Sandy Ridge’s superior site selection criteria and multi-barrier safety case, waste can be permanently isolated from the biosphere over geological time (hundreds of thousands to millions of years)
  • Tellus is the only Company in Australia that can issue a valuable Permanent Isolation Certificate (Tellus PIC™)
  • A Tellus PIC™ certifies critical facts that provides a basis for derecognising a liability provision on financial statements under accounting standard AASB 137
  • Risk and title transfer to Tellus on the issue of a Waste Acceptance Notice
Cost Reduction

Cost Reduction

  • Tellus’ waste services are cost effective and provide long-term cost certainty
ESG Uplift

ESG Uplift

  • When waste is removed from a client’s site, benefits are also recognized in a reduction to health, safety, environmental, community and compliance risk

To view Sandy Ridge facility’s user information summary click here