The purpose of this guide is to introduce the registration provisions of the Waste Disposal (Chemical Waste)(General) Regulation and the procedure for identifying chemical waste generation.
This guide is for explanatory purposes only. In case of doubt, the reader is advised to consult the Regulation itself. References to relevant sections of the Regulation are shown in brackets following the headings. Copies of the Regulation are on sale at the Government Publications Centre.
Enquires concerning the chemical waste control scheme and the provisions of the Regulation can be addressed to the Regional Offices of the Environmental Protection Department.
Other relevant publications:
- A Guide to the Chemical Waste Control Scheme
- Code of Practice on the Packaging, Labelling and Storage of Chemical Wastes
The above publications will be available from the Environmental Protection Department free of charge.