Advice available for the disposal of wastes containing
Basic information is given in the Material Safety Data Sheets
provided for each grade.
Where recovery of chlorinated paraffins from wastes is not a
viable option, disposal by either incineration or (where allowed)
landfill are recommended.
Will incineration give rise to dioxins?
Although the formation of dioxins is theoretically possible
whenever materials containing chlorine are burned, studies with PVC
and other waste streams both with and without chlorinated paraffins
present have not shown any increase in dioxin formation in the
presence of chlorinated paraffins.
Download the dioxins
information sheet document (pdf)
Last update: 09/2011