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Document ID (ISN)62058
CIS number 94-420
ISSN - Serial title Boletín Oficial de la República Argentina
Year 1992
Convention or series no.
Title Law No.24,051 on dangerous wastes [Argentina]
Original title Ley N°24.051 - Residuos peligrosos [in Spanish]
Bibliographic information 17 Jan. 1992, Year 100, No.27,307, p.1-4.
Abstract This law deals with the safe production, handling, transportation, treatment and final disposal of dangerous wastes. Contents: creation of a National Register of Producers and Handlers of Dangerous Wastes, and the requirements of information to be submitted to this Register by enterprises that produce, transport, treat, or dispose of dangerous wastes; responsibilities; enforcement. In annex: detailed lists of dangerous wastes (by category and definition); codes for dangerous properties; definition of disposal operations; definition of operations that may lead to recycling and other forms of resource recuperation.
Descriptors (primary) disposal of harmful waste; waste disposal; Argentina; dangerous substances
Descriptors (secondary) notification of dangerous substances; list of chemical substances; responsibilities; law; classification
Document type A - Laws, regulations, directives
Country / State or ProvinceArgentina
Subject(s) Laws
Broad subject area(s) Chemical safety
Browse category(ies) Waste collection and disposal