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Full Document:
Title:FACTS ON HAZARDOUS WASTE EXPORTS
RCRA Online Number:14434
Date:04/13/2000
To:Citizen
From:Cotsworth
Organization of Recipient:NA
Description: EPA must receive consent of government of importing country before export of hazardous waste can occur. Since U.S. is not currently a party to Basel Convention, there must be a bilateral agreement between U.S. and importing country that is consistent with requirement of Convention. U.S. has agreements with OECD and Mexico governing recycling and with Canada for both recycling and disposal. EPA has strong enforcement program in area of hazardous waste exports.
Regulatory Citation(s) : 262.50, 262.53 EXIT disclaimer
Statutory Citation(s):NA Read US Code 42, Chapter 82 EXIT disclaimer
Topic(s):Enforcement (RCRA); Exports; Recycling
Approximate Number of Hardcopy Pages:3
EPA Publication Number:NA
RPPC Number (if applicable): NA
Official OSW Policy:No

 

 
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