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Protection of the Environment Operations (General) Regulation 2009
Current version for 1 September 2019 to date (accessed 22 September 2019 at 10:20)
Chapter 1 Clause 3
3   Definitions
(1)  In this Regulation—
Approved Methods Publication means—
(a)  in relation to air pollutants—the document entitled Approved Methods for the Sampling and Analysis of Air Pollutants in New South Wales, prepared by the EPA and published in the Gazette, as in force from time to time, or
(b)  in relation to water pollutants—the document entitled Approved Methods for the Sampling and Analysis of Water Pollutants in New South Wales, prepared by the EPA and published in the Gazette, as in force from time to time.
Review Panel means the Load-based Licensing Technical Review Panel constituted by Part 2 of Chapter 2.
VOC or volatile organic compound means any chemical compound that—
(a)  is based on carbon chains or rings, and
(b)  contains hydrogen, and
(c)  has a vapour pressure greater than 2mm of mercury (0.27 kPa) at 25°C and 101.3 kPa,
and includes any such compound containing oxygen, nitrogen or other elements, but does not include methane, carbon monoxide, carbon dioxide, carbonic acid, metallic carbides and carbonate salts.
Note.
 The Act and the Interpretation Act 1987 contain definitions and other provisions that affect the interpretation and application of this Regulation.
(2)  Terms used in Schedule 1 to this Regulation that are defined in Schedule 1 to the Act have the same meanings as they have in Schedule 1 to the Act.
(3)  Notes included in this Regulation do not form part of this Regulation.