European Waste Catalogue and Hazardous Waste List


01 Wastes resulting from exploration, mining, quarrying, physical and chemical treatment of minerals

02 Wastes from agriculture, horticulture, aquaculture, forestry, hunting and fishing, food preparation and processing

03 Wastes from wood processing and the production of panels and furniture, pulp, paper and cardboard

04 Wastes from the leather, fur and textile industries

05 Wastes from petroleum refining, natural gas purification and pyrolytic treatment of coal

06 Wastes from inorganic chemical processes

07 Wastes from organic chemical processes

08 Wastes from the manufacture, formulation, supply and use (MFSU) of coatings (paints, varnishes and vitreous enamels), sealants and printing inks

09 Wastes from photographic industry

10 Wastes from thermal processes

11 Wastes from chemical surface treatment and coating of metals and other materials; non-ferrous hydro-metallurgy

12 Wastes from shaping and physical and mechanical surface treatment of metals and plastics

13 Oil wastes and wastes of liquid fuels (except edible oils, 05 and 12)

14 Waste organic solvents, refrigerants and propellants (except 07 and 08)

15 Waste packaging; absorbents, wiping cloths, filter materials and protective clothing not otherwise specified

16 Wastes not otherwise specified in the list

17 Construction and demolition wastes (including excavated soil from contaminated sites)

18 Wastes from human or animal health care and/or related research (except kitchen and restaurant wastes not arising from immediate health care)

19 Wastes from waste management facilities, off-site waste water treatment plants and the preparation of water intended for human consumption and water for industrial use

20 Municipal wastes (household waste and similar commercial, industrial and institutional wastes)including separately collected fractions

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