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					Paragraph 41
Secure storage of WEEE (Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment)
What the legislation says:

41 (1) Secure Storage at any place of WEEE of a kind described in the Table in sub-
paragraph (2) if –

      (a) the WEEE is stored for the purpose of its recover elsewhere;
      (b) the total quantity of any particular kind of WEEE stored a the site at any
      time does not exceed the storage limit specified in relation to that kind of
      WEEE in that Table;
      (c) the total duration that any particular kind of WEEE is stored for does not
      exceed the duration limits specified in relation to that kind of WEEE in that
      Table;
      (d) the type of containment specified in relation to that kind of WEEE in that
      Table are met: and
      (e) the WEEE is stored in such a manner that its environmentally sound reuse
      or recycling is not hindered.

41 (2) The Table referred to in sub-paragraph (1) is set out below.

Kind of waste         Maximum               Maximum               Type of
                      quantity              duration              containment
16 02 14 (WEEE        80 cubic metres       3 months              Impermeable
other than those                                                  surface;
mentioned in 16 02                                                weatherproof
09 to 16 02 12)                                                   coating of stored
                                                                  WEEE

20 01 36 (WEEE        80 cubic metres       3 months              Impermeable
other than those                                                  surface;
mentioned in 20 01                                                weatherproof
21, 20 01 23 and                                                  coating of stored
20 01 35)                                                         WEEE


41 (3) Secure storage at any place of WEEE of a kind described in the Table in sub-
paragraph (4) if –

      (a) the WEEE is stored for the purpose of its recovery elsewhere;
      (b) the total quantity of any particular WEEE stored at the site at any time does
      not exceed the storage limit specified in relation to that kind of WEEE in that
      Table;
      (c) the total duration that any particular kind of WEEE is store for does not
      exceed the duration limits specified in relation to that kind of WEE in that
      Table;
      (d) the type of containment and other requirements specified in relation to that
      kind of WEEE in that Table are met; and
      (e) the WEEE is stored in such as manner that its environmentally sound
      reuse or recycling is not hindered.
41 (4) The Table referred to in sub-paragraph (3) is set out below.

Kind of waste          Maximum        Maximum         Type of          Other
                       quantity       duration        containment      requirements
16 02 11* (WEEE        80 cubic       3 months        Impermeable      Stored in a
containing             metres                         surface;         manner that
chlorofluorocarbons,                                  weatherproof     will prevent the
HCFC, HFC) and 20                                     covering         release of the
01 23* (WEEE                                          stored WEEE      CFC, HCFC
containing                                                             and HFC; the
chlorofluorocarbons)                                                   number of
                                                                       units in any
                                                                       stack must not
                                                                       exceed 2; the
                                                                       overall height
                                                                       of any stack
                                                                       must not
                                                                       exceed 3.5m

16 02 13*(WEEE         80 cubic       3 months        Impermeable
containing             metres                         surface;
hazardous                                             weatherproof
components other                                      covering of
than those                                            stored WEEE
mentioned in 16 02
09 to 16 02 12) and
20 01 35* (WEEE
other than those
mentioned in 20 01
21 and 20 01 23
containing
hazardous
components)

20 01 21*              50 cubic       3 months        Appropriate      Stored in such
(Fluorescent tubes     metres                         secure           a way that the
and other mercury-                                    containers;      glass is not
containing waste)                                     weatherproof     broken
                                                      covering


41 (5) For the purpose of sub-paragraph (1) and (3), the operation of storage must be
taken to include the incidental sorting of waste of that kind.

41 (6) For the purpose of this paragraph, the storage and treatment limits specified in
the Tables in sub-paragraphs (2) and (4) are overall limits that apply to all waste
falling within the 6 digit code or codes specified in those Tables.