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The Special Waste Regulations (Northern Ireland) 1998

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Restrictions on mixing special waste

16.—(1) Subject to paragraph (2), an establishment or undertaking which carries out the disposal or recovery of special waste, or which collects or transports special waste, shall not—

(a)mix different categories of special waste; or

(b)mix special waste with waste which is not special waste.

(2) Paragraph (1) shall not apply if the mixing—

(a)is authorised by a disposal licence, or is either subject to a certificate of registration under the Alkali, &c. Works Regulation Act 1906 or authorised by an authorisation granted under the Industrial Pollution Control (Northern Ireland) Order 1997; or

(b)is a case in which a disposal licence is not (by virtue of regulation 9 of the Waste Collection and Disposal Regulations (Northern Ireland) 1992) required.

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