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Full Document:
Title:USED BATTERIES RETURNED FOR REGENERATION EXEMPTION
RCRA Online Number:11586
Date:03/04/1991
To:Svanda
From:Lowrance
Organization of Recipient:Minnesota Pollution Control Agency
Description: EPA draws a clear distinction between regeneration (processing to remove contaminants to restore product) and material recovery (processing to recover material as an end product). Batteries sent for smelting are not exempt under 261.6(a)(3) (smelting is not regeneration) (SUPERSEDED: 261.6(a)(3)(ii) removed, See Part 273 and 60 FR 25535; 5/11/95). Discuses the rationale for the spent lead-acid battery rule.
Regulatory Citation(s) : 261.1(c), 261.6(a)(3) EXIT disclaimer
Statutory Citation(s):NA Read US Code 42, Chapter 82 EXIT disclaimer
Topic(s):Batteries; Hazardous Waste; Hazardous Waste Recycling; Treatment
Approximate Number of Hardcopy Pages:3
EPA Publication Number:NA
RPPC Number (if applicable): 9497.1991(01)
Official OSW Policy:No

 

 
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