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The Pollution Prevention and Control (Scotland) Regulations 2000

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Section 5.3Disposal of waste other than by incineration or landfill


The disposal of hazardous waste (other than by incineration or landfill) in plant with a capacity exceeding 10 tonnes per day for hazardous waste.


The disposal of waste oils (other than by incineration or landfill) in plant with a capacity exceeding 10 tonnes per day.


Disposal of non-hazardous waste in plant with a capacity exceeding 50 tonnes per day by–


biological treatment specified in paragraph D8 of Annex IIA to Council Directive 75/441; or


physico-chemical treatment specified in paragraph D9 of Annex IIA to Council Directive 75/441.

Interpretation of Part A

1.  In Part A, “disposal”, in paragraph (a), means any of the operations described in Annex IIA to Council Directive 75/442/EEC on waste.

2.  Paragraph (b) shall be interpreted in accordance with Article 1 of Council Directive 75/439/EEC.



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