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

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.

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

Code Waste
12 01
Wastes from shaping and physical and mechanical surface treatment of metals and plastics
12 01 01 ferrous metal filings and turnings
12 01 02 ferrous metal dust and particles
12 01 03 non-ferrous metal filings and turnings
12 01 04 non-ferrous metal dust and particles
12 01 05 plastics shavings and turnings
12 01 06* mineral-based machining oils containing halogens (except emulsions and solutions)
12 01 07* mineral-based machining oils free of halogens (except emulsions and solutions)
12 01 08* machining emulsions and solutions containing halogens
12 01 09* machining emulsions and solutions free of halogens
12 01 10* synthetic machining oils
12 01 12* spent waxes and fats
12 01 13 welding wastes
12 01 14* machining sludges containing hazardous substances
12 01 15 machining sludges other than those mentioned in 12 01 14
12 01 16* waste blasting material containing hazardous substances
12 01 17 waste blasting material other than those mentioned in 12 01 16
12 01 18* metal sludge (grinding, honing and lapping sludge) containing oil
12 01 19* readily biodegradable machining oil
12 01 20* spent grinding bodies and grinding materials containing hazardous substances
12 01 21 spent grinding bodies and grinding materials other than those mentioned in 12 01 20
12 01 99 wastes not otherwise specified
12 03
Wastes from water and steam degreasing processes (except 11)
12 03 01* aqueous washing liquids
12 03 02* steam degreasing wastes

 

Reviewed:
24/07/15