special waste
The Control of Pollution (Special Waste) Regulations 1990 defines special waste to include waste which is flammable or likely to cause injury or death if ingested or inhaled and a lengthy list of substances including arsenic, mercury, lead, asbestos, acids, alkalines and other compounds.

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