Statutory guidance

SR2015 No.16: metal recycling site

SR2015 number 16: metal recycling site.

Documents

Standard Rules SR2015 No 16 - metal recycling site

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Generic risk assessment for standard rules set number SR2015 No16 v1.0

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These standard rules will allow the operator to operate a Metal Recycling Site at a specified location. These rules will permit the sorting, separation, grading, shearing, baling, compacting, granulating of cables and cutting using hand-held equipment only, of ferrous metals or alloys and non-ferrous metals for recovery. The total quantity of waste that can be accepted at a site under these rules must be less than 25,000 tonnes a year. The rules will not permit the burning of any wastes, either in the open, inside buildings or in any form of incinerator.

Published 1 December 2015