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Title:IMPLEMENTATION OF VACATURE OF TCLP USE FOR EVALUATING MANUFACTURED GAS PLANT (MGP) WASTES IN THE BATTERY RECYCLERS CASE
RCRA Online Number:14492
Date:11/13/2000
To:Regions 1-10
From:Cotsworth
Organization of Recipient:EPA
Description: D.C. Court of Appeals vacated use of TCLP for evaluating manufactured gas plant (MGP) waste (Association of Battery Recyclers, Inc., et al. v. US EPA). MGP waste cannot be classified as toxicity characteristic (TC) hazardous, since TCLP test is part of TC regulatory definition. MGP wastes unlikely to exhibit other characteristics. MGP wastes may be regulated under broader in scope state programs, state cleanup programs, or state industrial waste programs (SEE ALSO: 65 FR 51087; 8/22/00; RPC# 10/19/00-01).
Regulatory Citation(s) : 261.24, 268.1 EXIT disclaimer
Statutory Citation(s):NA Read US Code 42, Chapter 82 EXIT disclaimer
Topic(s):Characteristic Wastes; Cleanup (RCRA); Disposal; Hazardous Waste; Industrial Wastes; Land Disposal Restrictions; Nonhazardous Waste; Special Wastes; State Programs (RCRA)
Approximate Number of Hardcopy Pages:2
EPA Publication Number:NA
RPPC Number (if applicable): NA
Official OSW Policy:Yes

 

 
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