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Council Regulation (EU) No. 333/2011 establishing criteria determining when certain types of scrap metal cease to be waste under Directive 2008/98/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council.

Country/Territory
European Union
Document type
Legislation
Date
2011
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Waste & hazardous substances
Keyword
Waste management Hazardous waste
Geographical area
Eastern Europe, Europe, European Union Countries, Northern Europe
Abstract

This Regulation sets out the criteria determining when aluminium scrap (including aluminium alloy scrap) cease to be considered waste for the purposes of Directive 2008/98/EC, which lays down measures to protect the environment and human health by preventing or reducing the adverse impacts of the generation and management of waste.

Full text
English
Website
europa.eu

References - Legislation

Implements

Directive 2008/98/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council on waste and repealing certain Directives.

Legislation | European Union | 2008

Keyword: Pollution control, Air quality/air pollution, Solid waste, Sustainable development, Precautionary principle, Waste disposal, Waste domestic sources, Waste management, Waste non-domestic sources, Waste prevention, Public health, Freshwater quality/freshwater pollution, Soil pollution/quality, Policy/planning, Public participation, Basic legislation, Recycling/reuse, Packaging/labelling, Hazardous waste, Registration, Authorization/permit, Inspection, Organic waste

Source: FAO, FAOLEX