You will need to be aware of new changes to the criteria for the classification of hazardous waste, which will take effect on Thursday, 5 July 2018.
Council Regulation (EU) 2017/997 of 8 June 2017 amending Annex III to Directive 2008/98/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council as regards the hazardous property HP 14 ‘Ecotoxic’ implements three main changes for the classification of hazardous waste, namely:
- Changes in the criteria for Ozone Depleting Substances (ODS)
- The summation equations for acute and chronic aquatic hazards as well as wastes containing heavy metals, and;
- Changes to HP 14 ecotoxicity