B3.8.3 NI continued (2)


Requires the List of Wastes to be used when determining if a material or substance is waste or hazardous waste and for classifying and coding wastes for the waste control regime.

List of Wastes (Amendment) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2005 SR 462 

Amends 2005/301 to correct minor errors.

Packaging (Essential Requirements) Regulations 2003 SI 1941 

Sets out essential requirements for packaging which apply to packaging producers, sellers and distributors, including enforcement, offences and penalties.

Packaging (Essential Requirements) (Amendment) Regulations 2004 SI 1188

Amends 2003/1941 to update the definition of packaging.

Packaging (Essential Requirements) (Amendment) Regulations 2006 SI 1492

Amends 2003/1941 by substituting a new definition of ‘packaging’ and making indefinite the conditions for a derogation for glass packaging in relation to heavy metal concentration levels.

Pollution Control and Local Government (Northern Ireland) Order 1978 SR 1049 (NI 19)

Regulates waste on land, abandoned vehicles, noise nuisance, noise abatement zones, sulphur content of oil fuel used in furnaces and engines, cable burning, and pollution of the atmosphere and water. Other aspects have been revoked.

Pollution Prevention and Control Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2003 SR 46

Establishes a pollution control regime for certain installations or mobile plants. Sets out a permitting regime based on Best Available Techniques for regulating installations and activities.

Producer Responsibility Obligations (Northern Ireland) Order 1998 SI 1762 (Northern Ireland 16) (including amendments up to 2004)

Imposes obligations on producers to recover and recycle prescribed products and materials, and related obligations to meet recovery and recycling targets when such products become waste.

Producer Responsibility Obligations (Packaging Waste) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2007 SR 198

Requires producers to recover and recycle packaging waste to achieve EU targets.

Producer Responsibility Obligations (Packaging Waste) (Amendment) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2008 SR 77

Amends 2007/198 to increase recovery and recycling targets.