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Full Document:
Title:WASTE IDENTIFICATION OF DISCARDED THERMOMETERS
RCRA Online Number:13310
Date:08/01/1989
To:NA
From:NA
Organization of Recipient:NA
Description: An unused mercury thermometer is not U151 when discarded. A thermometer is considered a manufactured article, not CCP. EPA did not intend for P and U-lists to apply to manufactured articles containing chemicals listed in Section 261.33. Thermometers are hazardous waste if they fail toxicity characteristic for mercury. (SEE ALSO: 70 FR 45508; 8/5/05)
Regulatory Citation(s) : 261.24, 261.33(e), 261.33(f) EXIT disclaimer
Statutory Citation(s):NA Read US Code 42, Chapter 82 EXIT disclaimer
Topic(s):Characteristic Wastes; Hazardous Waste; Mercury Wastes; P-wastes; Toxicity Characteristic; U-wastes
Approximate Number of Hardcopy Pages:1
EPA Publication Number:530-SW-89-075H
RPPC Number (if applicable): 9444.1989(09)
Official OSW Policy:No

 

 
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