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Title:BATTERIES, SCRAP METAL, AND PRECIOUS METALS
RCRA Online Number:11117
Date:12/18/1985
To:Licht
From:Straus
Organization of Recipient:Charles Licht Engineering Associates, Inc.
Description: Spent lead-acid batteries (battery) are hazardous waste (HW) at generation. Generators, transporters, and persons who store (but not reclaim) batteries for reclamation not subject to regulation (SEE ALSO: Part 273). Discussion of recycled scrap metal with precious metals excluded (SEE ALSO: current 261.6(a)(3)(ii)). Precious metals reclaimed from HW and suitable for direct reuse or only need refining before reuse are products, not wastes.
Regulatory Citation(s) : 261.2(c)(3), 261.3(c)(2), 261.3(d), 261.6(a)(2), 261.6(a)(3), 266.70, 266.80 EXIT disclaimer
Statutory Citation(s):NA Read US Code 42, Chapter 82 EXIT disclaimer
Topic(s):Batteries; Generators; Hazardous Waste; Hazardous Waste Recycling; Large Quantity Generators (LQG); Special Wastes; Storage
Approximate Number of Hardcopy Pages:2
EPA Publication Number:NA
RPPC Number (if applicable): 9441.1985(44)
Official OSW Policy:No

 

 
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