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Full Document:
Title:RESPONSE TO REQUEST FOR RCRA EXEMPTION FOR FLUORESCENT LAMPS
RCRA Online Number:11759
Date:07/28/1993
To:Redington
From:Denit
Organization of Recipient:Monsanto Co.
Description: The crushing of mercury-containing fluorescent lamps constitutes hazardous waste treatment, but it can be exempt from regulation if it is a necessary part of a legitimate recycling process (SUPERSEDED: lamp crushing by universal waste handlers is prohibited; see 64 FR 36466, 36477-36478; 7/6/99). The storage of crushed lamps is still subject to regulation.
Regulatory Citation(s) : 260.10, 261.6(c) EXIT disclaimer
Statutory Citation(s):NA Read US Code 42, Chapter 82 EXIT disclaimer
Topic(s):Hazardous Waste; Hazardous Waste Recycling; Mercury Wastes; Storage; Treatment; Universal Waste
Approximate Number of Hardcopy Pages:2
EPA Publication Number:NA
RPPC Number (if applicable): NA
Official OSW Policy:No

 

 
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