Posted on 16/01/2018 in category Legislation

Published Chinese Environmental Protection Control Standards for imported solid wastes as raw materials, with hyperlinks to the Chinese Standards and certain English translations:

GB 16487.2—2017 entitled "Smelt slag” (Chinese version)

GB 16487.3—2017 entitled "Wood and wood articles wastes” (Chinese version)

GB 16487.4—2017 entitled "Waste and scrap of paper or paperboard" (Chinese version)
GB 16487.4—2017 entitled "Waste and scrap of paper or paperboard" (English version)

GB 16487.6—2017 entitled "Waste and scrap of iron and steel" (Chinese version)
GB 16487.6—2017 entitled "Waste and scrap of iron and steel" (English version)

GB 16487.7—2017 entitled "Nonferrous metal scraps" (Chinese version)
GB 16487.7—2017 entitled "Nonferrous metal scraps" (English version)

GB 16487.8—2017 entitled "Waste electric motors” (Chinese version)

GB 16487.9—2017 entitled "Waste wires and cables” (Chinese version)

GB 16487.10—2017 entitled "Metal and electrical appliance scraps” (Chinese version)

GB 16487.11—2017 entitled "Vessels and other floating structures for breaking up” (Chinese version)

GB 16487.12—2017 entitled "Waste and scrap of plastics" (Chinese version)
GB 16487.12—2017 entitled "Waste and scrap of plastics" (English version)

GB 16487.13—2017 entitled "compressed piece of scrap automobile” (Chinese version)

Please note:

1. The Chinese text is authoritative as there are no official translations of these National Standards of the People's Republic of China by either the Ministry of Environmental Protection (MEP) or by the General Administration of Quality Supervision, Inspection and Quarantine (AQSIQ).
2. The quoted proposed contamination thresholds shown in the Standards are the significantly “big numbers” however the Standards include additional quality requirements.