16 09 02* – chromates, for example potassium chromate, potassium or sodium dichromate

Chapter

16

wastes not otherwise specified in the list

Sub-Chapter

16 09

oxidising substances

Individual Entry

EWC Code

16 09 02*

Description

chromates, for example potassium chromate, potassium or sodium dichromate

Entry Type

Absolute Hazardous

* Signifies Hazardous Waste

EWC Code: 16 09 02* - chromates, for example potassium chromate, potassium or sodium dichromate. 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.