What it contains

To achieve the best environmental outcome, large containers contaminated with prescribed industrial waste (PIW) have been classified by EPA, because there are opportunities for their reuse and recycling.Under the classification, disposal of large containers that have been contaminated with PIW is prohibited. They must be cleaned to allow them to be reused or recycled.
Publication number
Waste and recycling; Waste transport
Number of pages
Release date
30 June 2009

Reviewed 31 August 2023