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Waste Recording Ordinance 2003.

Country/Territory
Austria
Document type
Regulation
Date
2003
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Original source
Bundesgesetzblatt für die Republik Österreich, Part I, No.618, 30 December 2003, pp. 3801-3810.
Long title
Ordinance by the Federal Minister for Agriculture and Forestry, Environment and Water Resources on obligation of waste recording.
Subject
Waste & hazardous substances
Keyword
Waste management Waste disposal Recycling/reuse Waste prevention Polluter pays principle Hazardous waste Transport/storage Data collection/reporting Offences/penalties
Geographical area
Alps, Europe, Europe and Central Asia, European Union Countries, Western Europe
Entry into force notes
The present Ordinance enters into force on 1 January 2004.
Abstract

According to articles 17 to 20 of the Waste Disposal Act 2000 (BGBl. I No. 102/2000) the present Ordinance lays down detailed regulations dealing with general obligations for waste plants and waste collectors, such as recording, notifying and registration of waste. The text deals with issues such as general obligations of recording, simplified recording, obligation to notify dangerous waste on behalf of the waste collector. In this connexion article 5 establishes that whoever is in possession of hazardous waste has to issue relating accompanying documents as to kind, quantity, etc. of such waste. Articles 7 to 9 provide regulations as to obligation to register waste, transport of waste, transport of waste from one site to another, project for change to electronic data base. The text consists of 14 articles and 2 Annexes. Annex 1 concerns production, manipulation and treatment procedures, and Annex 2 reproduces the accompanying form for hazardous waste.

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

References - Legislation

Implements

Council Directive 75/442/EEC on waste.

Legislation | European Union | 1975

Keyword: Waste management, Waste disposal, Recycling/reuse, Waste prevention, Polluter pays principle, Hazardous waste, Offences/penalties

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Council Directive 91/689/EEC on hazardous waste.

Legislation | European Union | 1991

Keyword: Effluent waste water/discharge, Hazardous substances, Hazardous waste, Solid waste, Waste management, Waste non-domestic sources, Data collection/reporting

Source: FAO, FAOLEX