06 — Wastes from inorganic chemical processes

The specific waste streams for the industry you are seeking are listed below. Note that each waste is assigned a unique 6-digit code (L-Code). Wastes marked with an asterisk (*) after their L-Code should be treated as hazardous.

06 — Wastes from inorganic chemical processes

Code Waste
06 01
Wastes from the manufacture, formulation, supply and use (MFSU) of acids
06 01 01* sulphuric acid and sulphurous acid
06 01 02* hydrochloric acid
06 01 03* hydrofluoric acid
06 01 04* phosphoric and phosphorous acid
06 01 05* nitric acid and nitrous acid
06 01 06* other acids
06 01 99 wastes not otherwise specified
06 02
Wastes from the MFSU of bases
06 02 01* calcium hydroxide
06 02 03* ammonium hydroxide
06 02 04* sodium and potassium hydroxide
06 02 05* other bases
06 02 99 wastes not otherwise specified
06 03
Wastes from the MFSU of salts and their solutions and metallic oxides
06 03 11* solid salts and solutions containing cyanides
06 03 13* solid salts and solutions containing heavy metals
06 03 14 solid salts and solutions other than those mentioned in 06 03 11 and 06 03 13
06 03 15* metallic oxides containing heavy metals
06 03 16 metallic oxides other than those mentioned in 06 03 15
06 03 99 wastes not otherwise specified
06 04
Metal-containing wastes other than those mentioned in 06 03
06 04 03* wastes containing arsenic
06 04 04* wastes containing mercury
06 04 05* wastes containing other heavy metals
06 04 99 wastes not otherwise specified
06 05
Sludges from on-site effluent treatment
06 05 02* sludges from on-site effluent treatment containing hazardous substances
06 05 03 sludges from on-site effluent treatment other than those mentioned in 06 05 02
06 06
Wastes from the MFSU of sulphur chemicals, sulphur chemical processes and desulphurisation processes
06 06 02* wastes containing hazardous sulphides
06 06 03 wastes containing sulphides other than those mentioned in 06 06 02
06 06 99 wastes not otherwise specified
06 07
Wastes from the MFSU of halogens and halogen chemical processes
06 07 01* wastes containing asbestos from electrolysis
06 07 02* activated carbon from chlorine production
06 07 03* barium sulphate sludge containing mercury
06 07 04* solutions and acids, e.g. contact acid
06 07 99 wastes not otherwise specified
06 08
Wastes from the MFSU of silicon and silicon derivatives
06 08 02* wastes containing hazardous silicones
06 08 99 wastes not otherwise specified
06 09
Wastes from the MSFU of phosphorous chemicals and phosphorous chemical processes
06 09 02 phosphorous slag
06 09 03* calcium-based reaction wastes containing or contaminated with hazardous substances
06 09 04 calcium-based reaction wastes other than those mentioned in 06 09 03
06 09 99 wastes not otherwise specified
06 10
Wastes from the MFSU of nitrogen chemicals, nitrogen chemical processes and fertiliser manufacture
06 10 02* wastes containing hazardous substances
06 10 99 wastes not otherwise specified
06 11
Wastes from the manufacture of inorganic pigments and opacificiers
06 11 01 calcium-based reaction wastes from titanium dioxide production
06 11 99 wastes not otherwise specified
06 13
Wastes from inorganic chemical processes not otherwise specified
06 13 01* inorganic plant protection products, wood-preserving agents and other biocides.
06 13 02* spent activated carbon (except 06 07 02)
06 13 03 carbon black
06 13 04* wastes from asbestos processing
06 13 05* soot
06 13 99 wastes not otherwise specified

 

Reviewed:
24/07/15