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The Hazardous Waste Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2005

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  1. Introductory Text

  2. PART 1 GENERAL

    1. 1.Citation, commencement and interpretation

    2. 2.General interpretation

    3. 3.The Waste Directive and the meaning of waste

    4. 4.The Hazardous Waste Directive

    5. 5.The List of Wastes

  3. PART 2 HAZARDOUS AND NON-HAZARDOUS WASTE

    1. 6.Meaning of hazardous waste

    2. 7.Meaning of non-hazardous waste

    3. 8.Determination that a waste is hazardous

    4. 9.Specific waste to be treated as hazardous

    5. 10.Specific waste to be treated as non-hazardous

    6. 11.Provisions common to regulations 9 and 10

    7. 12.Requisite bodies

  4. PART 3 APPLICATION

    1. 13.Application of Regulations to domestic asbestos waste

    2. 14.Separately collected domestic fractions

    3. 15.Radioactive waste

    4. 16.Agricultural waste

    5. 17.Mines and quarries waste

  5. PART 4 MIXING HAZARDOUS WASTE

    1. 18.Meaning of mixing hazardous waste

    2. 19.Prohibition on mixing hazardous waste without a permit

    3. 20.Duty to separate mixed wastes

  6. PART 5 MOVEMENT OF HAZARDOUS WASTE

    1. Packaging and labelling

      1. 21.General duty in relation to packaging and labelling

      2. 22.Coding of consignments

      3. 23.Standard procedure

      4. 24.Cases in which pre-notification is not required

      5. 25.Procedure where pre-notification is not required

      6. 26.Schedule of Carriers

      7. 27.Carrier’s rounds

      8. 28.Removal of ships' waste to reception facilities

      9. 29.Removal of ships' wastes other than to reception facilities

      10. 30.Removal of wastes by pipeline

      11. 31.Duty of consignee not accepting delivery of a consignment

      12. 32.Requirement for a new consignment note

      13. 33.Provisions as to furnishing of consignment notes

      14. 34.Duty to deliver consignment within time limit

      15. 35.Mutual recognition of consignment notes

      16. 36.Fees

  7. PART 6 REGISTERS, RECORDS AND RETURNS

    1. 37.Registers of consignments

    2. 38.Producers', holders' and consignors' records

    3. 39.Site records

    4. 40.Records of hazardous waste recovered or received by treatment facilities and transfer stations

    5. 41.Consignee’s return to the producer, holder or consignor

  8. PART 7 ENFORCEMENT

    1. 42.Inspections

    2. 43.Offences

    3. 44.General duties on the holder in the event of an emergency or grave danger

    4. 45.Penalties

    5. 46.Fixed penalties

  9. PART 8 MISCELLANEOUS

    1. 47.Responsibilities of the Department

    2. 48.Revocations, Consequential Amendments and Savings

  10. Signature

  11. SCHEDULES

    1. Schedule 1

      Annex I of the Hazardous Waste Directive — Categories or generic types of hazardous waste listed according to their nature or the activity which generated them

    2. Schedule 2

      Annex II of the Hazardous Waste Directive — Constituents of the wastes in Annex I.B which render them hazardous when they have the properties described in Annex III

    3. Schedule 3

      Annex III of the Hazardous Waste Directive — Properties of wastes which render them hazardous

    4. Schedule 4

      Form of consignment note

    5. Schedule 5

      Schedule of carriers

    6. Schedule 6

      Carrier’s schedule for carrier’s round

    7. Schedule 7

      Cross Border Movement of Hazardous Waste

    8. Schedule 8

      Form of consignee’s return to producer or holder

    9. Schedule 9

      Form of Fixed Penalty Notices

    10. Schedule 10

      Consequential Amendments

  12. Explanatory Note

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