Schedule 1

List 1-Disposal (D) Operations:
D1 Release into or onto land, other than by any operation set out in D3 to D5 and D12
D2 Land treatment
D3 Deep injection
D4 Surface impoundment
D5 Specially engineered landfilling
D6 Release into water, other than a sea or ocean, other than by the operation set out in D4
D7 Release into a sea or ocean, including sea-bed insertion, other than by the operation set out in D4
D8 Biological treatment, not otherwise set out in this table
D9 Physical or chemical treatment, not otherwise referred to in this table, [such as evaporation, drying, calcination, neutralization or precipitation] Example that needs to be deleted?
D10 Incineration and thermal treatment on land
D11 Incineration and thermal treatment at sea
D12 Permanent storage
D13 Blending or mixing prior to disposal by any operation set out in D1 to D12
D14 Repackaging prior to disposal by any operation set out in D1 to D13
D15 Interim storage
D16 Release, including the venting of compressed or liquefied gases, or treatment, other than by any operation set out in D1 to D12
D17 Testing of a new technology to dispose of a hazardous waste
D18 Operations, other than D1 to D12 or D16, as defined by the regulatory authority

Footnote


D1-D12, D16 and D18 operations are considered to constitute final disposal;
Whereas,
D13-D15 and D17 operations are considered intermediary operations which will lead to final disposal; and
D15 refers to the interim storage operations undertaken at transfer stations.

List 2-Recycling (R) Operations:
R1 Use as a fuel in an energy recovery system, where the heating value of the material is at least a net BTU value of 12,780 kJ/kg (5500BTU/lb).
R2 Recovery or regeneration of substances that have been used as solvents
R3 Recovery of organic substances that have not been used as solvents
R4 Recovery of metals and metal compounds
R5 Recovery of inorganic materials other than metals or metal compounds
R6 Regeneration of acids or bases
R7 Recovery of components used for pollution abatement
R8 Recovery of components from catalysts
R9 Re-refining or re-use, other than the operation set out in R1, of used oil
R10 Land treatment resulting in agriculture or ecological improvement
R11 Use of residual materials obtained by any operation set out in R1 to R10 or R14
R12 Exchange of a recyclable materials for another recyclable material prior to recycling by any operation set out in R1 to R11 or R14
R13 Accumulation prior to recycling by any operation set out in R1 to R11 or R14
R14 Recovery or regeneration of a substance or use or re-use of a recyclable material, other than by any operation set out in R1 to R10
R15 Testing of a new technology to recycle a hazardous recyclable material
R16 Interim storage
R17 Operations, other than R1 to R11 or R14, as defined by the regulatory authority

Footnote


R1-R11, R14 and R17 operations are considered to constitute recycling operations;

Whereas, R12-R13 and R16 are considered intermediary operations which will eventually lead to recycling; and
R16 refers to the interim storage

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