What it contains

The purpose of this guide is to step through the process for classifying industrial waste under the Environment Protection Act 2017 (the Act) and Environment Protection Regulations 2021 (the Regulations). This guide:

  • codifies the process for classifying industrial waste, drawing from the Act, the Regulations and relevant EPA publications
  • identifies where to go for more information about how to complete each step in the waste classification process.
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12 August 2021

Reviewed 31 August 2023