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Full Document:
Title:RCRA REGULATORY STATUS OF CONTAMINATED GROUNDWATER
RCRA Online Number:12781
Date:11/13/1986
To:Tobin, Region 4
From:Williams
Organization of Recipient:EPA
Description: Contaminated groundwater is not a solid waste and not a hazardous by the mixture rule. The groundwater is hazardous if it contains a hazardous waste (HW). It must be handled as if it were that HW. Groundwater treated to no longer contain a HW would no longer be subject to regulation under the contained-in policy. Corrective action at a permitted facility could take place with a permit modification.
Regulatory Citation(s) : 261.3(a)(2), 264.101, 270.42 EXIT disclaimer
Statutory Citation(s):3004(u) Read US Code 42, Chapter 82 EXIT disclaimer
Topic(s):Cleanup (RCRA); Compliance; Corrective Action (RCRA); Enforcement (RCRA); Hazardous Waste; Permits and Permitting; Treatment; TSDFs
Approximate Number of Hardcopy Pages:2
EPA Publication Number:NA
RPPC Number (if applicable): 9441.1986(84)
Official OSW Policy:No

 

 
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