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Full Document:
Title:CLASSIFYING MERCURY-CONTAINING PAINTS AS HAZARDOUS WASTES
RCRA Online Number:11508
Date:04/20/1990
To:Denny, HQ
From:Anders
Organization of Recipient:EPA
Description: Mercury-containing paint discarded by homeowners is exempt household HW. Mercury-containing latex paint usually exhibits the toxicity characteristic when properly tested. The statement that paint will not exhibit mercury characteristic unless concentration exceeds 540 ppm is incorrect.
Regulatory Citation(s) : 261.4(b)(1), 261.24 EXIT disclaimer
Statutory Citation(s):NA Read US Code 42, Chapter 82 EXIT disclaimer
Topic(s):Characteristic Wastes; Exclusions (RCRA); Hazardous Waste; Household Hazardous Waste; Mercury Wastes; Test Methods; Toxicity Characteristic
Approximate Number of Hardcopy Pages:2
EPA Publication Number:NA
RPPC Number (if applicable): NA
Official OSW Policy:No

 

 
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