Factsheet: Waste management standardization (CEN-TC183)

Waste management standardization (CEN-TC183)

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Full name of Instrument & Measure (English): 
CEN/TC183 - Waste management
Description: 
CEN/TC 183 Scope: Standardization in the field of waste management including public cleaning, taking into particular account technical and logistical aspects. Drafting of Standards for products and procedures as well as safety requirements for the collection, transport, storage and transfer of solid and liquid waste. The characterization of waste and sludge as well as functional aspects for snow clearing equipment and road service area maintenance equipment is not covered by the scope of CEN/TC 183. This will be dealt with by CEN/TC 292, CEN/TC 308 and CEN/TC 337 respectively.
Goal/Aim: 
Standards for waste management.

Sector/Topic targeted:

Responsible Authority: 
CEN
Year Instrument & Measure Started: 
2006
Year Last Instrument & Measure was last Amended: 
2013