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Full Document:
Title:REGULATORY STATUS OF BATTERIES
RCRA Online Number:11801
Date:12/22/1993
To:Gorta
From:Petruska
Organization of Recipient:New South Wales Environment Protection Authority
Description: Lithium-sulfur dioxide batteries (battery) that have been fully discharged to zero volts do not exhibit the characteristic of reactivity (D003). Other lithium batteries may exhibit the toxicity characteristic for constituents such as lead (lead-acid batteries), cadmium (nickel-cadmium rechargeable batteries), and mercury (mercuric oxide, and some alkaline batteries), or they may be hazardous due to other characteristic properties.
Regulatory Citation(s) : 261.23, 261.24 EXIT disclaimer
Statutory Citation(s):NA Read US Code 42, Chapter 82 EXIT disclaimer
Topic(s):Characteristic Wastes; Hazardous Waste; Mercury Wastes; Reactive Wastes; Toxicity Characteristic
Approximate Number of Hardcopy Pages:4
EPA Publication Number:NA
RPPC Number (if applicable): 9441.1993(24)
Official OSW Policy:No

 

 
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