Hazardous Substances (Classes 6, 8, and 9 Controls) Regulations 2001

  • revoked
  • Hazardous Substances (Classes 6, 8, and 9 Controls) Regulations 2001: revoked, on 1 December 2017, by regulation 4(1) of the Hazardous Substances (Health and Safety Reform Revocations) Regulations 2017 (LI 2017/233).

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Hazardous Substances (Classes 6, 8, and 9 Controls) Regulations 2001

(SR 2001/117)

Hazardous Substances (Classes 6, 8, and 9 Controls) Regulations 2001: revoked, on 1 December 2017, by regulation 4(1) of the Hazardous Substances (Health and Safety Reform Revocations) Regulations 2017 (LI 2017/233).

Silvia Cartwright, Governor-General

Order in Council

At Wellington this 28th day of May 2001

Present:
Her Excellency the Governor-General in Council

Note

Changes authorised by subpart 2 of Part 2 of the Legislation Act 2012 have been made in this official reprint.

Note 4 at the end of this reprint provides a list of the amendments incorporated.

These regulations are administered by the Ministry for the Environment.

Pursuant to section 75(1)(d), (e), and (f) of the Hazardous Substances and New Organisms Act 1996, Her Excellency the Governor-General, acting on the advice and with the consent of the Executive Council (given on the recommendation of the Minister for the Environment made in compliance with section 141(1) of that Act), makes the following regulations.

Contents

1Title
2Commencement
3Interpretation
4Regulations not to apply to certain substances
4ARegulations not to apply to substances used in combat or training for combat
5Requirement to keep record of application
6Matters to be included in record
7Equipment used to handle substances
8Protective clothing and equipment
9Quantities of class 6, 8, and 9 substances that must be under personal control of approved handler or secured
10Carriage on passenger service vehicles
11Acceptable daily exposure value or RfD value to be set
12Methods for setting acceptable daily exposure or RfD values
13Formula for calculating acceptable daily exposure value or RfD value
14Uncertainties in variation in response of human subpopulations
15Uncertainties in extrapolation of data from organisms to humans
16Uncertainties resulting from variations in data
17Uncertainties from lack of chronic exposure data
18Uncertainties in toxicological information relating to availability of NOAEL
19Uncertainties in validity, reliability, and measurement of data
20Differences in biological or toxic effect
21Uncertainties relating to completeness of biological or toxicological data
22Potential daily exposure value to be established
23Formula for calculating potential daily exposure values
24Establishment of tolerable exposure limit
25Relevant matters for setting tolerable exposure limit
26Adjustment of value for setting tolerable exposure limit
27Prohibition on use of substance in excess of tolerable exposure limit
28Vertebrate poisons
29Workplace exposure standard
30Setting of workplace exposure standard
31Species not to include human beings
32Environmental exposure limits for substances
33Ability to set environmental exposure limit
34Environmental exposure limit may be exceeded for rapidly degradable substance
35Methods for setting environmental exposure limit
36Ecotoxicity value
37Formula for calculating environmental exposure limits
38Maximum environmental exposure limits
39Uncertainties in extrapolation of ecotoxic information from other species
40Uncertainties due to extrapolation
41Uncertainties due to extrapolation of ecotoxic data to natural environment
42Uncertainties in information on biodegradation and bioaccumulation
43Additional environmental exposure limit based on secondary poisoning
44Application of environmental exposure limit to water
45Prohibition on use of ecotoxic substance in excess of environmental exposure limit
46Application area
47Certain restrictions not to apply in application area
48Application rate for substance within application area
49Use of substances ecotoxic to terrestrial invertebrates
50Use of substance ecotoxic to terrestrial vertebrates
51Use of ecotoxic substances as bait
52Interpretation
53Additional recording and notification requirements
54Additional importation requirements
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