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Title:HAZARDOUS WASTE RECYCLING REGULATIONS TO A PROPOSED INK RECYCLING PROCESS
RCRA Online Number:11765
Date:09/01/1993
To:Prasil
From:Denit
Organization of Recipient:Recycled Printer's Ink, Inc.
Description: Waste ink is a spent material. Spent materials are solid wastes when they are reclaimed. Process recycling waste ink is not regulated under RCRA Subtitle C. The storage of waste ink prior to recycling is subject to permit standards. Whether a temporary holding area is subject to permitting is decided on a case-by-case basis. Lithographic printers may qualify as CESQGs (SEE ALSO: RPC# 9/20/93-03). Waste ink may be characteristic or listed, depending on the type of solvent used to clean the ink machine. Hazardous waste recyclers must notify EPA under RCRA 3010 and obtain EPA ID numbers. Residues from the recycling process may no longer be solid wastes if they are legitimate products. Discusses the regulatory status of reclaimed materials and legitimacy determinations.
Regulatory Citation(s) : 261.1 (c)(1), 261.2(c)(3), 261.2(f), 261.3, 261.5, 261.6(c), 261.21, 261.31, 270.1 EXIT disclaimer
Statutory Citation(s):NA Read US Code 42, Chapter 82 EXIT disclaimer
Topic(s):Conditionally Exempt Small Quantity Generators (CESQG); Characteristic Wastes; F-wastes; Generators; Hazardous Waste; Hazardous Waste Recycling; Industrial Wastes; Permits and Permitting; Large Quantity Generators (LQG); Solvents; Storage
Approximate Number of Hardcopy Pages:5
EPA Publication Number:NA
RPPC Number (if applicable): 9441.1993(14)
Official OSW Policy:Yes

 

 
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