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Ordinance implementing the European Waste List.

Country/Territory
Germany
Document type
Regulation
Date
2001 (2020)
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Waste & hazardous substances
Keyword
Waste domestic sources Waste non-domestic sources Inspection Classification/declassification Organic waste Waste management Enforcement/compliance Hazardous substances Hazardous waste Waste disposal
Geographical area
Alps, Europe, Europe and Central Asia, European Union Countries, North Sea, North-East Atlantic, Western Europe
Entry into force notes
The present Ordinance enters into force on 1 January 2002.
Abstract

This Ordinance provides for designation of the waste and the classification of their hazardousness. The Ordinance consists of List of Waste as Annex that designate waste in order of six-digit waste code and waste description.The competent authorities can use the waste codes for issuance of the official orders and decisions. The hazardous waste are defined in accordance with section 48 of the Recycling Management Act. In individual cases the competent authority can decide to consider the waste as hazardous by considering the content, relevant properties and substance. The List of Waste Annex provides for definitions (1); assessment and classification (2) and list of waste (3). Chapter on the list of waste provides codifications.

Full text
German
Website
www.bgbl.de

References - Legislation

Implements

Commission Decision 2000/532/EC replacing Decision 94/3/EC establishing a list of wastes pursuant to article 1(a) of Council Directive 75/442/EEC on waste and Council Decision 94/904/EC establishing a list of hazardous waste pursuant to article 1(4) of Council Directive 91/689/EEC on hazardous waste.

Legislation | European Union | 2000

Keyword: Animal production, Waste domestic sources, Waste non-domestic sources, Hazardous waste, Classification/declassification, Waste management

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Amended by

Amending Act on the simplification of waste management monitoring.

Legislation | Germany | 2006

Keyword: Air quality/air pollution, Pollution control, EIA, Authorization/permit, Waste disposal, Waste management, Transport/storage

Source: FAO, FAOLEX