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Full Document:
Title:ATON BATTERIES AS DEBRIS
RCRA Online Number:14215
Date:04/03/1997
To:Wandelt
From:Berlow
Organization of Recipient:United States Coast Guard
Description: Intact containers are not debris. Mercury batteries that serve as aid to navigation (ATON) meet the definition of debris if they are deteriorated and ruptured, because they do not meet the definition of intact container. Batteries meeting the definition of debris can be treated in accordance with the alternative debris treatment standards. Non-debris mercury waste requires treatment by roasting or retorting (RMERC) or compliance with a TCLP standard.
Regulatory Citation(s) : 268.2(g), 268.40, 268.45 EXIT disclaimer
Statutory Citation(s):NA Read US Code 42, Chapter 82 EXIT disclaimer
Topic(s):Batteries; Containers; Land Disposal Restrictions; Mercury Wastes; Treatment
Approximate Number of Hardcopy Pages:2
EPA Publication Number:NA
RPPC Number (if applicable): 9551.1997(03)
Official OSW Policy:Yes

 

 
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