Change The Old Vehicle Regulation

Original Language Title: Änderung der Altfahrzeugeverordnung

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53. Regulation of the Federal Minister for Agriculture, Forestry, Environment and Water Management, with which the old-vehicle regulation is amended

On the basis of § § 14, 23 and 36 of the Waste Management Act 2002 (AWG 2002), BGBl. I n ° 102, as last amended by the Federal Law BGBl. I n ° 9/2011, is to be arranged in agreement with the Federal Minister for Economic Affairs, Family and Youth:

The End-of-Life Vehicle Ordinance, BGBl. II No 407/2002, as last amended by the BGBl Regulation. II No 179/2010, shall be amended as follows:

1. § 2 Z 9 reads:

" 9.

"dangerous substance" means any substance which meets the criteria for one of the following in Annex I to Regulation (EC) No 1272/2008 on the classification, labelling and packaging of substances and mixtures, amending and repealing Directives 67 /548/EEC and 1999 /45/EC and amending Regulation (EC) No 1907/2006, OJ L 327, 30.12.2006, p. No. 34, presented hazard classes or hazard categories:

a)

Hazard classes 2.1 to 2.4, 2.6 and 2.7, 2.8 types A and B, 2.9, 2.10, 2.12, 2.13 categories 1 and 2, 2.14 categories 1 and 2, 2.15 types A to F;

b)

Hazard classes 3.1 to 3.6, 3.7 impairment of sexual function and fertility, as well as development, 3.8 excluding narcotic effects, 3.9 and 3.10;

c)

Hazard class 4.1;

d)

Hazard class 5.1. "

2. In § 7 (3) and § 11 (4) the word order shall be "up to the end of the calendar year following the withdrawal" through the phrase "up to the end of the second calendar year following the withdrawal" replaced.

3. The title of § 11 reads as follows:

"Obligations of the First Contractors"

4. In Section 11 (1), the word order shall be deleted "and any other vehicle dealer" .

(5) In § 12a (1), the word order shall be "up to the end of the calendar year following the date of adoption" through the phrase "up to the end of the second calendar year following the date of adoption" replaced.

6. In § 13, at the end of the Z 5 the word "and" ; after Z 6 the following Z 7 and 8 are inserted:

" 7.

Directive 2008 /112/EC amending Directives 76 /768/EEC, 88 /378/EEC and 1999 /13/EC as well as Directives 2000 /53/EC, 2002 /96/EC and 2004 /42/EC in order to adapt them to Regulation (EC) No 1272/2008 on classification, labelling and Packaging of substances and mixtures, OJ No. OJ L 345, 23.12.2008 p. 68, and

8.

Directive 2011 /37/EU amending Annex II to Directive 2000 /53/EC on end-of-life vehicles, OJ L 206, 22.7.2011, p. No. OJ L 85, 31.03.2011 p. 3, "

7. The following paragraph 8 is added to § 14:

" (8) § 2 Z 9, § 7 para. 3, the title to § 11, § 11 para. 1 and 4, § 12a para. 1, § 13 Z 5, 7 and 8 as well as the annex 2 in the version of the regulation BGBl. II No 53/2012 shall enter into force with the day following the presentation. '

8. Appendix 2 is:

" Appendix 2

Materials and components excluded from § 4

Materials and components

Scope and expiry date of the exception

To be marked or otherwise to be identified (Section 4 (3))

Lead as part of an alloy

1a)

Steel for processing purposes and as unit hot-dip galvanized steel components with a lead content of up to 0.35% by weight

1b)

continuously galvanized steel sheet with a lead content of up to 0.35% by weight

before 1. Jänner 2016 type-approved vehicles and spare parts for these vehicles

2a)

Aluminium for processing purposes with a lead content of up to 2% by weight

as spare parts for vehicles placed on the market prior to 1 July 2005

2b)

Aluminium with a lead content of up to 1.5% by weight

as spare parts for vehicles placed on the market prior to 1 July 2008

C)

Aluminium with a lead content of up to 0.4% by weight

2 )

3)

Copper alloy with a lead content of up to 4% by weight

2 )

4a)

Bearing shells and bushings

as spare parts for vehicles placed on the market prior to 1 July 2008

4b)

Bearing shells and bushings in engines, gearboxes and compressors for air conditioning

1 July 2011 and thereafter as spare parts for vehicles placed on the market prior to 1 July 2011

Lead and lead compounds in components

5)

Batteries

2 )

X

6)

Vibration damper

before 1. Jänner 2016 type-approved vehicles and spare parts for these vehicles

X

7a)

Vulcanizing agents and stabilizers for elastomers in brake and fuel hoses, aeration hoses, in elastomer/metal-containing parts of the vehicle chassis and engine blocks

as spare parts for vehicles placed on the market prior to 1 July 2005

7b)

Vulcanising agents and stabilisers for elastomers in brake and fuel hoses, aeration hoses, in elastomer/metal parts of the vehicle chassis and engine blocks with a lead content of up to 0.5% by weight

as spare parts for vehicles placed on the market prior to 1 July 2006

7c)

Binder for elastomers in applications of power transmission with a lead content of up to 0.5% by weight

as spare parts for vehicles placed on the market prior to 1 July 2009

8a)

Lead in soldering equipment for the fixing of electrical and electronic components on electronic circuit boards and lead in coatings of terminals of other components as aluminium electrolytic capacitors, on component terminal pins and on electronic circuit boards

before 1. Jänner 2016 type-approved vehicles and spare parts for these vehicles

X 1 )

8b)

Lead in solder in other electrical applications than on electronic circuit boards or on glass

before 1. Jänner 2011 type approved vehicles and spare parts for these vehicles

X 1 )

8c)

Lead in coating of connections of aluminium electrolytic capacitors

before 1. Jänner 2013 type approved vehicles and spare parts for these vehicles

X 1 )

8d)

Lead in solder for soldering to glass in air mass meters

before 1. Jänner 2015 type approved vehicles and spare parts for these vehicles

X 1 )

8e)

Lead in high melting loths (ie. Lead-based solder alloys with a lead content of at least 85% by weight)

3 )

X 1 )

8f)

Lead in press-fit connectors (e.g. Compliant-Pin-Technik)

3 )

X 1 )

8g)

Lead in solder for establishing a stable electrical connection between the semiconductor chip and the support in integrated flip-chip assemblies

3 )

X 1 )

8h)

Lead in solder for the attachment of heat dissipators to cooling bodies in semiconductor modules with a chip size of at least 1 cm 2 Projection surface and a rated current density of at least 1 A/mm 2 Silicon chip surface

3 )

X 1 )

8i)

Lead in solder in electrical applications on glass, except for brazing in laminated glass

before 1. Jänner 2013 type approved vehicles and spare parts for these vehicles 4 )

X 1 )

8j)

Lead in solder solders for soldering in laminated glass

3 )

X 1 )

9)

Valve seats

as spare parts for engine types developed prior to 1 July 2003

10a)

Electrical and electronic components which contain lead bound in glass or ceramics, in a glass or ceramic matrix, in a glass-ceramic material or in a glass ceramic matrix

This exception does not include the use of lead in

-glass in light bulbs and the glaze of spark plugs,

-dielectric ceramic materials in parts listed under 10b, 10c and 10d

X 5 ) (for other piezo-electric components in motors)

10b)

Lead in PZT-based dielectric ceramic materials in capacitors that are part of integrated circuits or discrete semiconductors

10c)

Lead in dielectric ceramic materials in capacitors, for a nominal voltage of less than 125 V AC or 250 V DC

before 1. Jänner 2016 type-approved vehicles and spare parts for these vehicles

10d)

Lead in dielectric ceramic materials of capacitors, which compensate for temperature-related deviations in the sensors of ultrasonic systems

3 )

11)

Pyrotechnic triggering devices

Vehicles type-approved before 1 July 2006 and replacement equipment for such vehicles

12)

Lead-containing thermoelectric materials in electrical vehicle applications to reduce CO 2 -emissions from waste gas heat recovery

before 1. Jänner 2019 Type-approved vehicles and spare parts for these vehicles

X

Hexavalent chromium

13a)

Corrosion protection layers

as spare parts for vehicles placed on the market prior to 1 July 2007

13b)

Corrosion protection layers for screws and nuts for fastening parts of the vehicle frame

as spare parts for vehicles placed on the market prior to 1 July 2008

14)

As a corrosion inhibitor of the carbon steel cooling system in absorption refrigerators in mobile homes, up to a share of 0.75% by weight in the refrigerant, except when other cooling technologies can be used (ie. on the market for use in mobile homes) which do not adversely affect the environment, health or safety of consumers;

X

Mercury

15a)

Discharge lamps for headlights

vehicles type-approved before 1 July 2012 and spare parts for these vehicles

X

15b)

Fluorescent tubes in instrument panel displays

vehicles type-approved before 1 July 2012 and spare parts for these vehicles

X

Cadmium

16)

Batteries for electric vehicles

as spare parts for vehicles placed on the market prior to 31 December 2008

1 ) Disassembly, if an average threshold of 60 grams per vehicle is exceeded in connection with entry 10a. Electronic equipment which is not installed by the manufacturer during manufacture shall be excluded from the application of this clause.

2 ) This exception will be reviewed in 2015.

3 ) This exception will be reviewed in 2014.

4 ) This exception will be taken before the 1. January 2012 reviewed.

5 ) Disassembly, if an average threshold of 60 grams per vehicle is exceeded in connection with entry 8a to 8j. Electronic equipment which is not installed by the manufacturer during manufacture shall be excluded from the application of this clause.

Notes:

-

A maximum concentration value of up to 0.1% by weight of lead, hexavalent chromium and mercury per homogeneous material and up to 0.01% by weight of cadmium per homogenous material shall be tolerated.

-

The re-use of vehicle parts which have already been placed on the market before the expiry of the period of validity of an exemption shall be permitted without restriction, as it does not fall within the scope of Article 4 (1).

-

Spare parts placed on the market after 1 July 2003, which are used for vehicles placed on the market before 1 July 2003, shall be exempted from the provisions of Section 4 (1). This shall not apply to balancing weights, carbon brushes for electric motors and brake linings. "

Berlakovich