When applying for loss of waste status, the criteria set out in Art. 14 of the Waste Act or regulations specifying the detailed conditions for the loss of waste status.
Loss of waste status has recently been a very interesting topic for discussion and a challenge, in particular for waste for which detailed requirements have not been defined. Many entrepreneurs have waste which, as a result of the treatment process, can potentially apply for the loss of the waste status. However, the problem is the regulations, and more precisely the lack of detailed executive acts. In fact, only for a very small group of waste, legal acts have been developed at the level of EU regulations that specify what standards waste should meet in order for it to lose its waste status. They include e.g. glass cullet, scrap or copper scrap. The following regulations have been published in Polish legislation:
In case of questions regarding the loss of waste status, we are at your disposal with the help of our environmental advisors and our laboratory facilities.