EU Directive 2011/97/EU - mercury waste

13th February 2012


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EU Directive 2011/97/EU published 13 December 2011

13 December 2011

Hazardous substances - EU

EU Directive 2011/97/EU amends Directive 1999/31/EC as regards specific criteria for the storage of metallic mercury considered as waste.

Member states are required to bring into force regulations and administrative provisions necessary to comply with the new Directive by 15 March 2013.


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