Substances that deplete the ozone layer
The Port of Gdańsk Authority SA does not collect waste containing substances that deplete the ozone layer. An entity performing repair, replacement, assembly or disassembly of the ship’s devices and systems containing controlled substances specified in Annex I to Regulation (EC) No 1005/2009 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 16 September 2009 on substances that deplete the ozone layer (OJ L UE.L 286, 2009 p. 1) is obliged to ensure the collection of waste generated during its operations.
The PGA SA would like to inform that in compliance with Regulation (EC) No. 1069/2009 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 21 October 2009 laying down health rules as regards animal by-products and derived products not intended for human consumption and repealing Regulation (EC) No. 1774/2002 (Animal by-products Regulation) – category 1 catering waste needs to be placed in sealed new packaging or covered, non-returnable leak-proof containers provided with a label reading “cat.1 – strictly to removal”.
The PGA SA would also like to remind that it is mandatory to notify the intention to dispose of category 1 waste in the PHICS system.