National Definition of Hazardous Wastes

Texts of notifications of national definitions of hazardous wastes included on this site have been supplied by the Parties to the Secretariat.

It is noted that this section of the site does not purport to contain a complete set of the definitions of hazardous wastes adopted by all the Parties pursuant to Article 3 of the Convention. As texts are received, they shall be added to or updated on the collection on this site. The Secretariat is making arrangements, subject to availability of resources, to translate these notifications into all six official UN languages.

To access the revised standardized format and for further information about procedures to transmit a notification of national definition of hazardous wastes and changes thereto, please click here.