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Full Document:
Title:TREATMENT STANDARDS FOR CERTAIN MIXED RADIOACTIVE WASTES
RCRA Online Number:13437
Date:12/27/1990
To:Dunn
From:Lowrance
Organization of Recipient:Law Companies Emvironmental Group
Description: Merely placing waste in a tank or a container is not macroencapsulation (MACRO). A plastic or steel coating that provides reduction in surface exposure to leaching media, and jackets of inorganic materials are MACRO. Macroencapsulation does not comply with existing land disposal restrictions (LDR) standards for metals. Waste could be macroencapsulated and disposed of via a variance from a treatment standard, no-migration petition, or national capacity variance.
Regulatory Citation(s) : 268.6, 268.30, 268.40, 268.42, 268.44 EXIT disclaimer
Statutory Citation(s):NA Read US Code 42, Chapter 82 EXIT disclaimer
Topic(s):Containers; Disposal; Hazardous Waste; Land Disposal Restrictions; Petitions; Storage; Tanks; Treatment; Variances
Approximate Number of Hardcopy Pages:3
EPA Publication Number:NA
RPPC Number (if applicable): 9554.1990(14)
Official OSW Policy:Yes

 

 
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