European Union (Properties of Waste which Render it Hazardous) Regulations 2018 (Republic of Ireland)
Posted on October 26, 2018 at 4:26 pm
Commencement: 27th September 2018
Amends: Waste Management Act 1996
These Regulations make amendments to the Second Schedule (Properties of Waste which Render It Hazardous) in order to substitute the entry for HP 14 ‘Ecotoxic’.
This amendment inserts conditions whereby waste will be classified as ecotoxic. These conditions include waste which contains substances classified as:
• ozone depleting;
• aquatic acute; and
• aquatic chronic.
The entry for HP 15 ‘Waste capable of exhibiting a hazardous property listed above not directly displayed by the original waste’ is deleted by this amendment.
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