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Title:CLASSIFICATION OF A MERCURY RECOVERY UNIT
RCRA Online Number:13674
Date:05/26/1994
To:Franzmathes, Region 4
From:Shapiro
Organization of Recipient:EPA
Description: One condition of the exclusion from the BIF rules for furnaces engaged solely in metal recovery is that the heating value of the waste cannot exceed 5000 Btu/lb, otherwise the waste is being burned for energy recovery. The requirement is inconsistent with the land disposal restrictions (LDR) mercury recovery treatment standards (SEE ALSO: RPC# 12/17/93-01). 
Regulatory Citation(s) : 266.100(c), 268.40 EXIT disclaimer
Statutory Citation(s):NA Read US Code 42, Chapter 82 EXIT disclaimer
Topic(s):Boilers; Burning; Combustion of Hazardous Waste; Disposal; Hazardous Waste; Hazardous Waste Recycling; Industrial Furnaces; Land Disposal Restrictions; Mercury Wastes; Treatment
Approximate Number of Hardcopy Pages:6
EPA Publication Number:NA
RPPC Number (if applicable): 9498.1994(03)
Official OSW Policy:Yes

 

 
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