Standards Australia has progressed the following projects to the Public Comment phase:
AS 4439 Part 2 Wastes, sediments and contaminated soils – Preparation of leachates – Zero headspace procedure is open for Public Comment, closing on Thursday 2 May 2019.
AS 4439 Part 3 Wastes, sediments and contaminated soils – Preparation of leachates – Bottle leaching procedures will shortly be released for Public Comment, estimated to close in late May/early June 2019.
Please submit comments on these Draft Standards via Standard Australia’s Public Comment portal.
Standards Australia also invites you to nominate a representative from your organisation to join the responsible Technical Committee, CH-035 Examination of Wastes. CH-035 will be considering all comments received after the Public Comment periods close. While the committee is based in Sydney, teleconferencing facilities (Skype for Business) are available for any meetings and a large amount of committee business is conducted via email and online portals for the convenience of members. Nominations are requested by COB Friday 26 April.
If you would like to put forward a nomination or have questions regarding the Standards or committee process, please contact Emily Dawson, Project Manager Standards Australia, via email: Emily.Dawson@standards.org.au or telephone: 02 9237 6136.