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Full Document:
Title:MIXED WASTES AT DOE FACILITIES, REGULATION OF
RCRA Online Number:12445
Date:08/30/1985
To:Scarbrough, Region 4
From:Skinner
Organization of Recipient:EPA
Description: States could not become authorized for radioactive mixed waste regulation until EPA issued its interpretation of mixed waste issue (SEE ALSO: 53 FR 37045; 9/23/88). When a state is authorized for RCRA, EPA and states issue permits due to HSWA joint permitting. Joint permit applications go to State and EPA. RCRA applies to DOE facilities handling mixed wastes. A discussion of mixed waste permitting in authorized v. unauthorized states. Mixed wastes are wastes that have both radioactive and hazardous characteristics but that are not byproduct material. Mixed waste is subject to RCRA if mixed with RCRA wastes after generation.
Regulatory Citation(s) : 261.4(a)(4), 271.1(i) EXIT disclaimer
Statutory Citation(s):NA Read US Code 42, Chapter 82 EXIT disclaimer
Topic(s):Exclusions (RCRA); Hazardous Waste; Permits and Permitting; Mixed Waste (radioactive waste); Radioactive Mixed Waste; State Programs (RCRA)
Approximate Number of Hardcopy Pages:3
EPA Publication Number:NA
RPPC Number (if applicable): 9503.1985(02)
Official OSW Policy:No

 

 
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