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European Union (Properties of Waste which Render it Hazardous) Regulations 2015 (S.I. No. 233 of 2015).

Country/Territory
Ireland
Document type
Regulation
Date
2015
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Waste & hazardous substances
Keyword
Pollution control Waste management Waste disposal Authorization/permit Waste prevention Recycling/reuse Liability/compensation Hazardous substances Hazardous waste Offences/penalties
Geographical area
Europe, European Union Countries, Northern Europe
Abstract

These Regulations amend the Waste Management Act, 1996 by substituting the a new Schedule for the Second Schedule. That Schedule specifies properties of waste which render it hazardous. The Regulations provide for the transposition of Commission Regulation (EU) No. 1357/2014 replacing Annex III to Directive 2008/98/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council on waste.

Full text
English
Website
www.irishstatutebook.ie

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

Amends

Waste Management Act, 1996.

Legislation | Ireland | 1996

Keyword: Pollution control, Waste disposal, Waste management, Recycling/reuse, Effluent waste water/discharge, Freshwater quality/freshwater pollution, Basic legislation

Source: FAO, FAOLEX