- Dictionary : PIARC Road Dictionary/ English
- Theme : Financial and Legal Tools / Finance and Procurement / Economics and Finance
- Definition : 1. Material outside of specifications and possessing characteristics that make rework impractical.
2. Items of material discarded as being incapable of being rectified or salvaged within the process.
Note: it may be possible to recycle scrap for the manufacture of raw material or other materials from which scrap has originated [EN 14943].