06 01 05* – nitric acid and nitrous acid

Chapter

06

Wastes from inorganic chemical processes

Sub-Chapter

06 01

Wastes from the manufacture, formulation, supply and use (MFSU) of acids

Individual Entry

EWC Code

06 01 05*

Description

nitric acid and nitrous acid

Entry Type

Absolute Hazardous

* Signifies Hazardous Waste

EWC Code: 06 01 05* - nitric acid and nitrous acid. Type: Absolute Hazardous. Image by Dsposal

Absolute Hazardous - A waste that falls under an absolute hazardous entry is always hazardous. If that waste has no hazardous properties the absolute hazardous entry still applies. The law does not allow another entry to be applied to that waste.