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About revised (relations of mercury) of waste disposal treatment law and politics departmental order

Increase mercurial use product industrial waste, component of mercury times, and pitch a camp, about abolished mercury

Last update date March 26, 2019

Law enforcement order about handling of refuse and cleaning and a part of the law enforcement regulations were revised as follows, and use of mercury product industrial waste and processing standard to modify mercury-containing, we doubled, pitching a camp were added newly. In all of the discharge companies, please give an appropriate response on trust processing.

About mercurial use product industrial waste

Object

About thing that product corresponding to one of next (1) - (3) became industrial waste, it is use of mercury product industrial waste newly.
(1) "It is thing of 0 mark in column which list shown below "raises in rules" among order (the outside site) (departmental order No. 2 environmental in 2015 Cabinet Office, Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications, Ministry of Finance, Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology, Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare, Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries, Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry, the Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism) Article 2 first about production of use of new use mercury product or use of mercury products corresponding to No. 3.
(2) Mercurial use product (thing with 0 mark is best in "materials parts" of list shown below column.) which uses (1) as materials or parts, and is made .
(3) (1) Use of mercury product which indication about use of the of mercury or compound is made other than (2).

We become a target of mercurial use product industrial waste

Object
(we extract than "order about production of use of new use mercury product" separate table)

Pertinence (we raise in rules) to "mercurial use product industrial waste" Pertinence (materials parts) to "mercurial use product industrial waste" Collection
Batteries

Mercury cell, air zinc battery

* * -
Alkali dry cell, manganese dry cell - - -
Switch and relay Thing which we can confirm by viewing is best as for mercury * - *
Lamps Fluorescent tube, HID lamp, vapor lamp * - -
Metering equipment Thermometer Glass thermometer, mercurial thermometer * * *
Repletion pressure type thermometer of mercury * - *
Sphygmomanometer Mercury-type sphygmomanometer * * *

Hygrometer, barometer, differential pressure-type flowmeter, clinometer, hand dynamometer

* * *
Pressure gauges Liquid column form pressure gauge * * *
Elastic pressure gauge, pressure transmission device, vacuum gauge of diagram Fulham type * - *
Floating hail form densimeter, multiplication time meter, distortion gauge-type sensor, coulometer, gyrocompass - - *
Reference electrode * * -
Facilities, device Boiler (thing used for two fluid cycles is best), fixed temperature point cell, mercurial resistance standard * * -
Whirligig of lighthouse, mercurial trim heel adjuster * * *
Frequency standard plane * - -
Paint, color Color Vermilion (done product or works such as application, seal exclude) * - -
Paint - - -
Pesticides We confirm ingredient indication such as packing * * -
Pharmaceutical products We confirm attached document, ingredient indication * * -
Preparation such as mercury Mercurial preparation, preparation of mercurous chloride, preparation of mercuric chloride, yo second mercurial preparation, preparation of the nitric acid first mercury, preparation of mercuric nitrate, preparation of thiocyanic acid second mercury, preparation of phenylmercuric acetate * * -

Storage standard and processing standard

Storage standard


When you keep in interval before carrying mercurial use product industrial waste, you add to storage standard of general industrial waste such as scattering outflow prevention of refuse and, as standard of use of mercury product industrial waste, must observe the next matter.

・Show mercurial use product industrial waste is included on bulletin board of storage area.
(type of refuse to, e.g., keep: use of glass waste (mercury product industrial waste))
・You establish partition, and, not to make any fear to mix with other articles, take necessary measures.

Processing standard


When you carry collection of mercurial use product industrial waste, you add to processing standard to modify collection of general industrial waste transportation such as scattering outflow prevention of refuse and, as standard of use of mercury product industrial waste, must observe the next matter.

・Take necessary measures not to make any crushing.
・You establish partition not to make any fear to mix with other articles, and take necessary measures.

Trust standard


When we consign and handle, we entrust processing supplier having permission to affect mercurial use product industrial waste, and it is necessary to list that use of mercury product industrial waste is included in industrial waste to entrust with in trust contract.

Others


・That mercurial use product industrial waste is included in column of type of industrial waste in the case of grant of manifesto and please list amount.
・When specific product became industrial waste and disposes of (thing with ○ seal is best in "collection column" of memorial presented to the Throne.) among mercurial use product industrial waste, it is necessary to collect mercury beforehand.
・About mercurial use product industrial waste, we are excluded from object of stable industrial waste.

About we increase component of mercury times, pitching a camp

Object

As for the industrial waste (we remove management industrial waste especially.) including mercury, it is we double, pitching a camp component newly of mercury more than the next standard.
(1) Double, and pitch a camp, concerned in cinder, sludge or ko sainitsuiteha, mercury (include mercury included in mercurial compound.); double, and pitch a camp, and contain more than 15 mg in cinder, sludge or ko sai 1 kg.
(2) About waste acid or abolished alkali, we contain mercury (we include mercury included in mercurial compound.) more than 15 mg because of the waste acid concerned or 1 L of abolished alkali.

Storage standard and processing standard

Storage standard

When keep in interval before carrying increase component of mercury times, pitching a camp, add to safekeeping standard of general industrial waste such as scattering outflow prevention of refuse, mercury-containing; that double, and pitch a camp; is based, and must observe the next matter.
・Show we increase component of mercury times, pitching a camp is included on bulletin board of storage area
(mercury-containing sludge (type of refuse to keep e.g. we double and pitch a camp))

Processing standard


When we carry mercury-containing collection to double, and to pitch a camp, it is necessary to follow processing standard to modify collection of general industrial waste transportation such as scattering outflow prevention of refuse. In addition, it is wished we take measures not to be exposed to measures (we cover with seat to pack double to put in the container with cover) and high temperatures not to let mercury which volatilized leak out.

Trust standard


When we handle, we entrust processing supplier having permission to modify it contains mercury, we double, pitching a camp, and it is necessary to list that mercury-containing, we double, pitching a camp is included in industrial waste to entrust with in trust contract trust.

Others


・That we increase component of mercury times, pitching a camp is included in column of type of industrial waste in the case of grant of manifesto and please list amount.
・When we dispose of thing containing mercury (include mercury included in mercurial compound.) 1,000 mg/kg (when we encounter waste acid or abolished alkali 1,000 mg/L) or more in we increase component of mercury times, pitching a camp, it is necessary to collect mercury beforehand.

About (special management industrial waste) such as abolished mercury

Object

Following 8-17 was added newly about specific facility concerned with abolished mercury or abolished mercurial compound (except abolished mercury enclosed in thing that mercurial use product became industrial waste or abolished mercurial compound).

  1. Facility which collects mercury from mercury or thing which the compound is included in or mercurial use product refuse
  2. Facility to offer for one of production of mercurial use product
  3. Facility where whirligig of lighthouse was provided for
  4. Facility having measuring equipment (we remove mercurial use product.) through the medium of mercury
  5. Examination research organization of country or local public entity
  6. University and the attached examination research organization
  7. Research institute which we examine and study which is concerned with scientific study or production of product or technical improvement, device or invention
  8. High school, higher vocational school, special vocational school, vocational school, the staff training facility performing professional training including subject about agriculture, fisheries or industry or vocational training facility
  9. Public health center
  10. Quarantine station
  11. Animal quarantine station
  12. Plant protection place
  13. Domestic animal hygiene place
  14. Facility which belongs to inspection business
  15. Facility which belongs to examination for product business
  16. Facility which belongs to clinical inspection business
  17. Crime discernment facility

Addition of disposal standard

As disposal standards such as abolished mercury, the following matters were added.

・When inning disposes of abolished mercury, it becomes necessary to become sulfuration, solidity beforehand.

Others

・When we destroy thing containing mercury (include mercury included in mercurial compound.) 1,000 mg/kg (when we encounter waste acid or abolished alkali 1,000 mg/L) or more among special management industrial waste including mercury, it is necessary to collect mercury beforehand.
・With this revision, we revise "instruction summary (PDF: 992KB) about disposal of Yokohama-shi industrial waste" and "industrial waste which Yokohama-shi disposes" of.

(reference link)
Departmental order (PDF) to revise a part of the law enforcement regulations about handling of refuse and cleaning (the outside site)

About the promulgation (relations of mercury) such as departmental orders to revise a part of the law enforcement regulations about handling of refuse and cleaning [news release material] (the outside site)

About revised (industrial waste including abolished mercury) of method of waste disposal

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