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Full Document:
Title:SURFACE IMPOUNDMENT RETROFITTING REQUIREMENTS
RCRA Online Number:13785
Date:05/01/1996
To:NA
From:NA
Organization of Recipient:NA
Description: HSWA added requirements for minimum technological requirements (MTR) (Section 3004(o)), including double liners, leachate collection and removal systems, and groundwater monitoring for surface impoundments. Interim status surface impoundments in existence on November 8, 1984, had to retrofit to meet standards or close within four years. Existing impoundments newly subject to RCRA must retrofit or close in 4 years (Section 3005(j)). HSWA provided some variances for these retrofitting requirements.
Regulatory Citation(s) : 264.221, 265.221 EXIT disclaimer
Statutory Citation(s):NA Read US Code 42, Chapter 82 EXIT disclaimer
Topic(s):Hazardous Waste; Land Disposal Units; Surface Impoundments; TSDFs; Permits and Permitting; Variances
Approximate Number of Hardcopy Pages:2
EPA Publication Number:530-R-96-002E
RPPC Number (if applicable): NA
Official OSW Policy:No

 

 
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