Climate Change (Eligible Industrial Activities) Regulations 2010

8 Production of burnt lime


The production of burnt lime is an eligible industrial activity.


The product produced by the production of burnt lime that must be used as the basis of allocation is the total tonnes of burnt lime that is—


produced by carrying out the eligible industrial activity; and


of saleable quality.


For the purposes of this regulation and Schedule 2, the production of burnt lime means the physical and chemical transformation through the calcining process of calcium and magnesium sources (eg, calcium carbonate (CaCO3) and magnesium carbonate (MgCO3)) into saleable burnt lime, where the output is burnt lime with a calcium oxide (CaO) or magnesium oxide (MgO) mass content equal to or greater than 60%.

Regulation 8(3): amended, on 27 October 2016, by regulation 5 of the Climate Change (Eligible Industrial Activities) Amendment Regulations (No 2) 2016 (LI 2016/214).