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The Industrial Pollution Control (Prescribed Processes and Substances) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 1998

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  1. Introductory Text

  2. 1.Citation and commencement

  3. 2.Interpretation

  4. 3.Prescribed Processes

  5. 4.Exceptions

  6. 5.Enforcement

  7. 6.Prescribed substances: release into the air, water, or land

  8. Signature

    1. SCHEDULE 1

      DESCRIPTIONS OF PROCESSES

      1. Chapter 1 Fuel Production Processes, Combustion Processes (including Power Generation) and Associated Processes

        1. Section 1.1

          Gasification and associated Processes

          1. Part A

          2. Part B

          3. Part C

            Nil

        2. Section 1.2

          Carbonisation and associated Processes

          1. Part A

          2. Part B

            Nil

          3. Part C

            Nil

        3. Section 1.3

          Combustion Processes

          1. Part A

          2. Part B

            Nil

          3. Part C

        4. Section 1.4

          Petroleum processes

          1. Part A

          2. Part B

          3. Part C

            Nil

      2. Chapter 2 Metal Production and Processing

        1. Section 2.1

          Iron and Steel

          1. Part A

          2. Part B

          3. Part C

        2. Section 2.2

          Non-Ferrous metals

          1. Part A

          2. Part B

          3. Part C

      3. Chapter 3 Mineral Industries

        1. Section 3.1

          Cement and lime manufacture and associated processes

          1. Part A

          2. Part B

          3. Part C

        2. Section 3.2

          Processes involving asbestos

          1. Part A

          2. Part B

          3. Part C

            Nil

        3. Section 3.3

          Other mineral fibres

          1. Part A

          2. Part B

            Nil

          3. Part C

            Nil

        4. Section 3.4

          Other mineral Processes

          1. Part A

            Nil

          2. Part B

          3. Part C

        5. Section 3.5

          Glass manufacture and production

          1. Part A

          2. Part B

          3. Part C

            Nil

        6. Section 3.6

          Ceramic Production

          1. Part A

            Nil

          2. Part B

          3. Part C

      4. Chapter 4 The Chemical Industry

        1. Section 4.1

          Petrochemical processes

          1. Part A

          2. Part B

          3. Part C

            Nil

        2. Section 4.2

          The manufacture and use of organic chemicals

          1. Part A

          2. Part B

          3. Part C

            Nil

        3. Section 4.3

          Acid Processes

          1. Part A

          2. Part B

          3. Part C

            Nil

        4. Section 4.4

          Processes involving halogens

          1. Part A

          2. Part B

            Nil

          3. Part C

            Nil

        5. Section 4.5

          Inorganic chemical processes

          1. Part A

          2. Part B

          3. Part C

            Nil

        6. Section 4.6

          Chemical Fertiliser Production

          1. Part A

          2. Part B

            Nil

          3. Part C

            Nil

        7. Section 4.7

          Pesticide Production

          1. Part A

          2. Part B

            Nil

          3. Part C

            Nil

        8. Section 4.8

          Pharmaceutical Production

          1. Part A

          2. Part B

            Nil

          3. Part C

            Nil

        9. Section 4.9

          The storage of chemicals in bulk

          1. Part A

            Nil

          2. Part B

          3. Part C

            Nil

      5. Chapter 5 Waste Disposal and Recycling

        1. Section 5.1

          Incineration

          1. Part A

          2. Part B

          3. Part C

        2. Section 5.2

          Recovery Processes

          1. Part A

          2. Part B

            Nil

          3. Part C

            Nil

        3. Section 5.3

          The production of fuel from waste

          1. Part A

          2. Part B

            Nil

          3. Part C

            Nil

      6. Chapter 6 Other Industries

        1. Section 6.1

          Paper and pulp manufacturing processes

          1. Part A

          2. Part B

            Nil

          3. Part C

            Nil

        2. Section 6.2

          Di-isocyanate processes

          1. Part A

          2. Part B

          3. Part C

            Nil

        3. Section 6.3

          Tar and bitumen processes

          1. Part A

          2. Part B

          3. Part C

            Nil

        4. Section 6.4

          Processes involving uranium

          1. Part A

          2. Part B

            Nil

          3. Part C

            Nil

        5. Section 6.5

          Coating processes and printing

          1. Part A

          2. Part B

          3. Part C

        6. Section 6.6

          The manufacture of dyestuffs, printing ink and coating materials

          1. Part A

          2. Part B

          3. Part C

        7. Section 6.7

          Timber processes

          1. Part A

          2. Part B

            Nil

          3. Part C

        8. Section 6.8

          Processes involving rubber

          1. Part A

            Nil

          2. Part B

          3. Part C

        9. Section 6.9

          The treatment and processing of animal or vegetable matter

          1. Part A

          2. Part B

          3. Part C

    2. SCHEDULE 2

      Rules for the interpretation of Schedule 1

      1. 1.These rules apply for the interpretation of Schedule 1 subject...

      2. 2.Any description of a process includes any other process carried...

      3. 3.Notwithstanding the rule set out in paragraph 2, where a...

      4. 4.Notwithstanding the rule set out in paragraph 2, where a...

      5. 5.Notwithstanding the rule set out in paragraph 2, where the...

      6. 6.Notwithstanding the rule set out in paragraph 2, where the...

      7. 7.Where a person carries on a process which includes two...

      8. 8.Where a person carries on a process which includes two...

      9. 9.(1) Where paragraph 8 does not apply, but—

      10. 10.Where a process falls within two or more descriptions in...

      11. 11.Notwithstanding the rules set out in paragraphs 2 and 7...

      12. 12.The following activities, that is to say—

      13. 13.(1) Where by reason of the use at different times...

      14. 14.The reference to “any other process” in paragraph 2 and...

      15. 15.Where in the course of, or as a process ancillary...

      16. 16.References in Schedule 1 and this Schedule to related processes...

      17. 17.References to a process involving the release of a substance...

    3. SCHEDULE 3

      Date from which authorisation is required under Article 6 of the order

      1. 1.Unless otherwise provided, this Schedule applies to Part A, Part...

      2. 2.The prescribed date is, except in the case of an...

      3. 3.(1) In the case of an existing process, the prescribed...

      4. 4.Where paragraph 3(1)(ii) applies and application is duly made in...

      5. 5.Subject to paragraph 6, references to an existing process are...

      6. 6.A process shall cease to be an existing process if...

      7. 7.In this Schedule— “the determination date” for a prescribed process...

      8. 8.Application for authorisation to carry on an existing Part A...

      9. 9.Application for authorisation to carry on an existing Part B...

      10. 10.Application for authorisation to carry on an existing Part C...

    4. SCHEDULE 4

      Release into the air: prescribed substances

    5. SCHEDULE 5

      Release into water: prescribed substances

    6. SCHEDULE 6

      Release into land: prescribed substances

  9. Explanatory Note

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