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Full Document:
Title:U.S. WASTE MANAGEMENT PRACTICES FOR AUTOMOBILES AND AUTO SHREDDER RESIDUE
RCRA Online Number:11971
Date:03/05/1993
To:Kajihara
From:Lowrance
Organization of Recipient:Government of Japan
Description: Automobile shredder residue (ASR or fluff) and shredded appliances have the potential to exhibit characteristics, and may also contain PCBs above levels of regulatory concern. It is the generator's responsibility to determine whether ASR is hazardous waste before disposal. Provides the estimated ASR yearly generation. Most shredder residue is managed in solid waste (SW) landfills. Some states ban disposal of white goods (appliances) and autos from landfills or impose a consumer surcharge.
Regulatory Citation(s) : 258.1, 261.24, 262.11 EXIT disclaimer
Statutory Citation(s):NA Read US Code 42, Chapter 82 EXIT disclaimer
Topic(s):Characteristic Wastes; Disposal; Generators; Identification of Hazardous Waste; Land Disposal Units; Landfills; Large Quantity Generators (LQG); Municipal Solid Waste; Nonhazardous Waste; Toxicity Characteristic
Approximate Number of Hardcopy Pages:3
EPA Publication Number:NA
RPPC Number (if applicable): NA
Official OSW Policy:No

 

 
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