11 02 02* – sludges from zinc hydrometallurgy (including jarosite, goethite)

Chapter

11

wastes from chemical surface treatment and coating of metals and other materials, non-ferrous hydrometallurgy

Sub-Chapter

11 02

wastes from non-ferrous hydrometallurgical processes

Individual Entry

EWC Code

11 02 02*

Description

sludges from zinc hydrometallurgy (including jarosite, goethite)

Entry Type

Absolute Hazardous

* Signifies Hazardous Waste

EWC Code: 11 02 02* - sludges from zinc hydrometallurgy (including jarosite, goethite). 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.