11 03 01* – wastes containing cyanide

Chapter

11

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

Sub-Chapter

11 03

sludges and solids from tempering processes

Individual Entry

EWC Code

11 03 01*

Description

wastes containing cyanide

Entry Type

Absolute Hazardous

* Signifies Hazardous Waste

EWC Code: 11 03 01* - wastes containing cyanide. 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.