Seeds that have been chemically treated with e.g. fungicides are classified as hazardous waste from agriculture and are received according to the price list for hazardous waste from commercial and agricultural activities. Treated seed, with the exception from seeds treated with mercury, are received as pesticides. Old seeds that have been treated with mercury cannot be placed in pesticides but are instead received as mercury.
The waste belongs to the following waste type:Hazardous waste
Recycling centre, Waste treatment centre, Sorting station