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Full Document:
Title:DRAINDOWN AND SEEPAGE FROM GOLD HEAP LEACHES
RCRA Online Number:14499
Date:11/14/2000
To:D'Esposito
From:Cotsworth
Organization of Recipient:Mineral Policy Center
Description: Gold heap leach piles constitute extraction/beneficiation activities and wastes from that activity are Bevill exempt. Liquid wastes generated from rainwater or groundwater contacting with Bevill exempt wastes are also exempt. Leakage may be regulated under CWA or SDWA, or addressed under RCRA 7003 or CERCLA 104 and 106 (also sent to Miller & Myers of Great Basin Watch).
Regulatory Citation(s) : 261.4(b)(7) EXIT disclaimer
Statutory Citation(s):NA Read US Code 42, Chapter 82 EXIT disclaimer
Topic(s):Bevill Amendment; Enforcement (RCRA); Exclusions (RCRA); Hazardous Waste; Mining Waste
Approximate Number of Hardcopy Pages:2
EPA Publication Number:NA
RPPC Number (if applicable): NA
Official OSW Policy:Yes

 

 
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