Exporting Chemicals from New Zealand
Chemical Weapons Convention Schedule 3 Chemicals
A CWC Schedule 3A (toxic) or 3B (precursor) chemical is controlled if it constitutes more than 10% (by weight) of a mixture or if the mix contains more than one Schedule 2 or Schedule 3 chemical.
When exporting these chemicals (listed in 1C350 & 1C450) to countries / territories not Party to the Chemical Weapons Convention an End-Users certificate needs to be completed and assurance that they will not be retransferred is required.
A CWC S3.1 in the below table, export permission is required when it constitutes more than 25% of a mixture (by weight).
(some common names are shown in italics following the relevant chemical name)
|A. Toxic chemicals|
|Phosgene (carbonyl dichloride)||
|Hydrogen cyanide (hydrocyanic acid)||
|Phosphorus oxychloride (phosphoryl chloride)||
|Phosphorus pentachloride (phosphorane, pentachloro)||
|Trimethyl phosphite (phosphorus acid, trimethyl ester)||
|Triethyl phosphite (phosphorus acid, triethyl ester)||
|Dimethyl phosphite (phosphonic acid, dimethyl ester)||
|Diethyl phosphite (phosphonic acid, diethyl ester)||
|Sulfur monochloride (sulfur chloride - S2C12)||
|Sulfur dichloride (sulfur chloride - SC12)||
|Ucarsol Solvents (Dow Chemical (Australia) Ltd)|
|Plasma-flo, Free-flo (R H Minter Pty Ltd)|