Evidentiary certificate on zinc scrap
Hazardous Waste (Regulation of Exports and Imports) Act 1989
I, MARK HYMAN, Assistant Secretary, Environment Protection Branch, Department of the Environment and Heritage, a delegate of the Minister for the Environment and Heritage for the purposes of Section 58B of the Hazardous Waste (Regulation of Exports and Imports) Act 1989 ("the Act"), having convened a meeting of the Hazardous Waste Technical Group which was held on 15 April 2005 and, having consulted with the members of that Group who were present at that meeting, HEREBY STATE that: Zinc scrap in metallic, non-dispersible form is not a hazardous waste and includes zinc and zinc-alloy wastes of which at least 99 percent by weight is retained on a test sieve of 1 mm aperture size when using the methods described in paragraphs 10.4.3(a) and 10.4.3(b) of Australian Standard AS3638-1993, as amended from time to time.
DATED this twelfth day of May 2005
Delegate of the Minister for the Environment and Heritage