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Title:STATUS OF WASTES GENERATED FROM ABATEMENT OF LEAD-BASED PAINT
RCRA Online Number:11838
Date:05/24/1994
To:Veckman
From:Shapiro
Organization of Recipient:Comprehensive Environmental Assessments
Description: Lead-based paint (LBP) abatement wastes are not household hazardous waste (HHW) if generated in construction, demolition, or renovation, but are exempt HHW if generated in routine residential maintenance (SUPERSEDED: See 63 FR 70233, 70241; 12/18/98). EPA does not distinguish between wastes generated by homeowners and contractors (SEE ALSO: RPC# 3/7/95-01). Unless it is HHW, LBP abatement waste exhibiting the toxicity characteristic for lead (D008) is currently regulated under Subtitle C. EPA may amend RCRA Subtitle C rules to remove the disincentives to abate LBP.
Regulatory Citation(s) : 261.4(b)(1), 261.24 EXIT disclaimer
Statutory Citation(s):NA Read US Code 42, Chapter 82 EXIT disclaimer
Topic(s):Characteristic Wastes; Construction and Demolition Wastes; Exclusions (RCRA); Hazardous Waste; Household Hazardous Waste; Toxicity Characteristic
Approximate Number of Hardcopy Pages:5
EPA Publication Number:NA
RPPC Number (if applicable): 9443.1994(03)
Official OSW Policy:No

 

 
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