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Waste List Ordinance 2020.

Country/Territory
Austria
Document type
Regulation
Date
2020
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Long title
Ordinance of the Federal Minister for Climate Protection, Environment, Energy, Mobility, Innovation and Technology on a Waste List.
Subject
Environment gen., Waste & hazardous substances
Keyword
Hazardous waste Protection of environment Waste management Certification Data collection/reporting Waste disposal Packaging/labelling Solid waste
Geographical area
Alps, Europe, Europe and Central Asia, European Union Countries, Western Europe
Entry into force notes
This Ordinance comes into force on 01 October 2020.
Abstract

The Ordinance provides for assignment of waste types for the purpose of climate protection, environment, energy and using technology in waste management. The text provides for codification and marking of waste types for hazardous waste, solid waste and specific subdivision for listed waste. The text further provides for the documents recording, observation for hazardous waste, liabilities of the waste holder and the owner of a landfill. Notifications with regard to waste classification should be submitted to the Federal Minister for Climate Protection, Environment, Energy, Mobility, Innovation and Technology. The Ordinance further implements relevant EU regulations regarding waste disposal and waste listing. The text consists of 13 Articles and 9 Appendixes referring to different types and classifications of hazardous and non-hazardous waste.

Full text
German
Website
www.ris.bka.gv.at

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 (2018)

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, Soil pollution/quality, Policy/planning, Public participation, Food waste, Basic legislation, Recycling/reuse, Packaging/labelling, Hazardous waste, Registration, Authorization/permit, Inspection, Organic waste

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Federal Act on sustainable waste management.

Legislation | Austria | 2002 (2021)

Keyword: Air quality/air pollution, Ecological production/organic production, Emissions, Hazardous waste, Offences/penalties, Precautionary principle, Protection of environment, Soil pollution/quality, Waste management, Waste prevention, Pollution control, Basic legislation, Waste disposal, Authorization/permit, Inspection, Monitoring, Sustainable use, Environmental standards, Freshwater pollution, Internal trade, International trade, Packaging/labelling, Natural gas, Oil, Organic waste, Recycling/reuse, Transport/storage, Standards

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

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

Amends

Waste List Ordinance.

Legislation | Austria | 2003 (2008)

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

Source: FAO, FAOLEX