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Full Document:
Title:CLASSIFICATION OF OLIN MERCURY RECOVERY UNIT AS AN INDUSTRIAL FURNACE
RCRA Online Number:13646
Date:12/17/1993
To:Franzmathes, Region 4
From:Shapiro
Organization of Recipient:EPA
Description: A mercury recovery unit is a type of smelting, melting, or refining furnace and is therefore an industrial furnace (BIF). Discusses the elements of classification of a BIF. If the unit is used solely for metal recovery, then it is conditionally exempt from BIF rules. The exemption is conditioned on notification, sampling and analysis, and recordkeeping. Provides a mercury retorter definition.
Regulatory Citation(s) : 260.10, 264.600, 266.100, 266.100(c) EXIT disclaimer
Statutory Citation(s):NA Read US Code 42, Chapter 82 EXIT disclaimer
Topic(s):Boilers; Burning; Combustion of Hazardous Waste; Hazardous Waste; Hazardous Waste Recycling; Industrial Furnaces; Mercury Wastes; Miscellaneous Units; Treatment; TSDFs
Approximate Number of Hardcopy Pages:2
EPA Publication Number:NA
RPPC Number (if applicable): 9498.1993(04)
Official OSW Policy:Yes

 

 
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