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Full Document:
Title:MINIMUM HEAT CONTENT REQUIREMENTS OF WASTE-DERIVED FUEL BLENDED FOR ENERGY RECOVERY IN BIFS
RCRA Online Number:11883
Date:11/04/1994
To:Hathcock
From:Shapiro
Organization of Recipient:Laidlaw Environmental Services (Recovery), Inc.
Description: Blending of hazardous waste to increase the heating value for use as a fuel is not prohibited. Hazardous waste with a heating value of less than 5000 Btu/lb is burned for destruction, not for energy recovery. The resulting cement or aggregate is a waste-derived product subject to hazardous waste regulation unless the facility documents a legitimate energy contribution of the low Btu fuel (SEE ALSO: RPC# 5/20/94-01).
Regulatory Citation(s) : 261.2(c)(2), 261.3(c)(2), 261.3(d), 266.20, 266.100 EXIT disclaimer
Statutory Citation(s):NA Read US Code 42, Chapter 82 EXIT disclaimer
Topic(s):Boilers; Burning; Combustion of Hazardous Waste; Hazardous Waste; Hazardous Waste Recycling; Industrial Furnaces; Treatment
Approximate Number of Hardcopy Pages:10
EPA Publication Number:NA
RPPC Number (if applicable): 9498.1994(11)
Official OSW Policy:Yes

 

 
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