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Nad252004 Aug 01, 2011 04:30 PM
Hello, I´m industrial engineer and one of my responsibilities is to make an monthly environment report and I am looking for a list of industrial waste where I can find their names and codes in English; this list in Spain it is called “Lista Europea de Residuos” and each waste or scrap have a code, for example: wood has the code “LER” 170201. I haven´t be able to find it in; Could you help me to find this list in English?
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EEAstaff Aug 02, 2011 01:19 PM
Dear Nad252004,
unfortunately and due to the holiday season we cannot answer your question before 10th August. Thank you for your understanding!
Nad252004 Aug 02, 2011 05:30 PM
Ok, I´ll wait for 10th August.
EEAstaff Aug 03, 2011 08:35 AM
Dear Nad252004,
Information about waste can be found at the website of the European Topic Centre on Sustainable Consumption and Production. You can find it at:

A list of wastes can be found at:

I also recommend to visit the EEA website on waste at:

Hope, this is what you are looking for!
Nad252004 Aug 17, 2011 07:23 AM
Yes, it´s the list of waste what i´m looking for!. Thanks a lot!
chotapai Aug 11, 2020 11:28 AM
i am also waiting for your response please share the list and i would love to read
EEA Aug 11, 2020 12:46 PM
Dear M. 'Chotapai',

Thank you for contacting the European Environment Agency (EEA).

The waste classification and European list of waste are available on the European Commission - DG Environment website at the following link:

We hope that this may be useful for you.

With kind regards,
EEA Enquiry Service

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