Scheduled substance

According to the Ozone Protection and Synthetic Greenhouse Gas Management Act 1989 (the Act), a "scheduled substance" means a substance referred to in Schedule 1 (of the Act), whether existing alone or in a mixture. The Schedule lists a range of scheduled substances including the following categories;

  • Part I, Division 1 -- Stage-1 CFCs
  • Part I, Division 2 -- Stage-2 CFCs
  • Part II -- Halons
  • Part III -- Carbon tetrachloride
  • Part IV -- Methyl chloroform
  • Part V -- HCFCs
  • Part VI -- HBFCs
  • Part VII -- Methyl bromide
  • Part VIII -- Bromochloromethane
  • Part IX -- HFCs
  • Part X -- PFCs
  • Part XI -- Sulfur hexafluoride
  • Part XII -- Nitrogen trifluoride

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