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New draft Australian Standard 'Soils for Landscaping and Garden Use' - Open for Comment

Posted by LNA Master Landscapers Association on 18 June 2016

A new draft Australian Standard entitled 'Soils for Landscaping and Garden Use' has just been released and is open for public comment.

The draft Standard discusses the following:

  • Scope of the Standard
  • Objective of the Standard
  • Referenced Documents
  • Definitions
  • General Requirements
  • Deliveries of Soils
  • Documentation
  • Compliance with National Health Standards
  • Health Warning and Hazardous Information Labels.

We encourage all our members to review this draft, which is a revision of the Standard AS4419-2003, and submit their comments to:

Kate Bryce
VET/Primary Industries Curriculum Maintenance Manager Co-ordinator
Melbourne Polytechnic
School of Food, Plant and Animal Industries
Department of Horticulture
Fairfield Campus
Building Q Room 306
Yarra Bend Road
Fairfield    NSW    3078

Or by emailing: kateBryce@melbournepolytechnic.edu.au

Submissions close 8th August, 2016.

 

You can reach the draft Standard by clicking here.
 

Author: LNA Master Landscapers Association
Tags: Industry News

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