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Full Document:
Title:RESPONSE TO CONCERNS REGARDING HAZARDOUS WASTE INCINERATION
RCRA Online Number:11755
Date:07/02/1993
To:Cohen
From:Lowrance
Organization of Recipient:U.S. Senate
Description: EPA requires incinerators burning dioxins and PCBs to operate at a 99.9999% destruction and removal efficiency (DRE). Incineration of other wastes requires a 99.99% DRE. EPA conducts conservative, site-specific risk assessments for individual combustion facilities.
Regulatory Citation(s) : 264.343, 265.352 EXIT disclaimer
Statutory Citation(s):NA Read US Code 42, Chapter 82 EXIT disclaimer
Topic(s):Burning; Combustion of Hazardous Waste; Hazardous Waste; Incineration; Treatment; TSDFs
Approximate Number of Hardcopy Pages:2
EPA Publication Number:NA
RPPC Number (if applicable): NA
Official OSW Policy:Yes

 

 
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