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Full Document:
Title:INTERPRETATION ON REGULATORY STATUS OF MERCURY RELAYS AND SWITCHES WHEN RECLAIMED
RCRA Online Number:11824
Date:03/31/1994
To:Schwinn, Region 9
From:Petruska
Organization of Recipient:EPA
Description: Clarification of when a secondary material is a spent material and the definition of contamination are discussed. Materials such as used lead-acid batteries (battery), solvents, and mercury thermostats and switches are spent materials when sent for reclamation, even if they can still be used for their original purpose. Characteristic sludges and by-products are not solid wastes when reclaimed. Commercial chemical products (CCPs), whether listed or characteristic, are not solid wastes when reclaimed.
Regulatory Citation(s) : 261.1(c)(1), 261.2(c)(3) EXIT disclaimer
Statutory Citation(s):NA Read US Code 42, Chapter 82 EXIT disclaimer
Topic(s):Batteries; Hazardous Waste; Hazardous Waste Recycling; Mercury Wastes; Solvents
Approximate Number of Hardcopy Pages:5
EPA Publication Number:NA
RPPC Number (if applicable): 9444.1994(03)
Official OSW Policy:No

 

 
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