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Quarrying (Incl. Clay Pits, Feldspar, Graphite, Quartz Mining, etc.)
If your business involves the following situations, you may need to apply for specific licence(s). Please put a √ in the appropriate box(es) for further information:
You will use any explosives in blasting during mining, quarrying or construction work.
You will manufacture bulk explosives at blast sites.
You will store explosives (including safety cartridges and manufactured fireworks).
You will use explosives for blasting in Hong Kong.
You will prepare charge for blasting or fire charge.
You will move or transport explosives, fireworks, safety cartridge or pyrotechnics on land.
You will use powered mechanical equipment (other than percussive piling) for construction between 7pm and 7am, or anytime on a holiday.
You will dispose of or reprocess or re-cycle any chemical waste.
You will, as a chemical waste producer, store chemical waste in any containers with a capacity exceeding 450 litres.
You will install or alter chimney, oven or furnace with consumption rate exceeding 25 litres (liquid), 35 kilograms (solid) or 1150 Megajoules (gas) per hour.
You will employ competent person to operate your boiler or steam receiver.
You will use any boilers (including thermal oil heater and pressure cookers), pressure vessels (such as steam receivers, air receivers, pressure vessels for human occupancy, vulcanizers (AR) and pressurized bulk tanks, other than pressurised fuel containers) or steam containers.
Your business entity will operate as a company with limited liability in Hong Kong.
Your company is incorporated outside Hong Kong and planning to establish a place of business in Hong Kong.
You will construct or operate a designated project listed in Part I of Schedule 2 or to decommission a designated project listed in Part II of Schedule 2 of Environmental Impact Assessment Ordinance (Cap. 499).
Last Review Date : 26 February 2016