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Hazardous Waste (Amendment No. 2) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2015 (S.R. No. 288 of 2015).

Country/Territory
United Kingdom
Territorial subdivision
Northern Ireland
Document type
Regulation
Date
2015
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Land & soil, Waste & hazardous substances
Keyword
Soil pollution/quality Pollution control Hazardous substances Classification/declassification
Geographical area
Atlantic Ocean Islands, Europe, Europe and Central Asia, North Atlantic, North Sea, North-East Atlantic, Northern Europe
Abstract

These Regulations amend the Hazardous Waste Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2005 in relation with the Waste and Contaminated Land (Northern Ireland) Order 1997 (primary legislation) and the Controlled Waste (Duty of Care) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2002, the Waste Management Licensing Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2003, the Hazardous Waste Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2005, the Hazardous Waste (Amendment) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2015 and the List of Wastes Regulation (Northern Ireland) 2005 (subordinate legislation). The amendments bring into effect the changes introduced by Commission Decision 2014/955/EU amending Decision 2000/532/EC on the list of waste pursuant to Directive 2008/98/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council. Commission Decision 2000/532/EC is directly binding as regards determination of waste that is to be considered as hazardous waste.

Full text
English
Website
www.opsi.gov.uk

References - Legislation

Implements

Hazardous Waste Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2005 (S.R. No. 300 of 2005).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2005

Keyword: Pollution control, Hazardous substances, Hazardous waste, Waste disposal, Waste management, Transport/storage, Data collection/reporting, Inspection, Offences/penalties

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Amends

Waste Management Licensing Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2003 (S.R. No. 493 of 2003).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2003

Keyword: Farming, Agricultural development, Waste management, Waste disposal, Pollution control, Authorization/permit, Freshwater pollution, Groundwater

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Hazardous Waste Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2005 (S.R. No. 300 of 2005).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2005

Keyword: Pollution control, Hazardous substances, Hazardous waste, Waste disposal, Waste management, Transport/storage, Data collection/reporting, Inspection, Offences/penalties

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Waste and Contaminated Land (Northern Ireland) Order 1997 (S.I. No. 2778, N.I. 9 of 1997).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 1997

Keyword: Soil pollution/quality, Authorization/permit, Legal proceedings/administrative proceedings, Data collection/reporting, Registration, Waste management, Waste disposal

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Controlled Waste (Duty of Care) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2002 (S.R. No. 271 of 2002).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2002

Keyword: Waste management, Pollution control, Waste disposal

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Repeals

Hazardous Waste (Amendment) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2015 (S.R. No. 238 2015).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2015

Keyword: Pollution control, Hazardous substances, Offences/penalties

Source: FAO, FAOLEX