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Title:GUIDELINES FOR EVALUATING THE POST-CLOSURE CARE PERIOD FOR HAZARDOUS WASTE DISPOSAL FACILITIES UNDER SUBTITLE C OF RCRA
RCRA Online Number:14886
Date:12/15/2016
To:RCRA Division Directors, Regions 1-10; RCRA Enforcement Managers, Regions 1-10; Regional Counsels, Regions 1-10
From:Johnson
Organization of Recipient:NA
Description: The purpose of this memorandum is to provide guidance to assist regulators in evaluating conditions at hazardous waste disposal facilities subject to Subtitle C of the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA) that are approaching the end of the original 30-year post-closure care period, and in determining whether the post-closure care period should be adjusted or allowed to end. Any such determinations must ensure ongoing protection of human health and the environment. This guidance also provides information to assist facility owners and operators in preparing documentation to inform the regulators’ evaluations.
Regulatory Citation(s) : 124.1, 264.90, 264.96, 264.101, 264.117, 264.119, 264.145, 265.117, 265.118, 265.119, 266.20, 267.1, 270.1, 270.10, 270.14, 270.28, 270.30, 270.32, 270.42, 270.50, 270.51 EXIT disclaimer
Statutory Citation(s):3005, 3007, 3013 Read US Code 42, Chapter 82 EXIT disclaimer
Topic(s):TSDFs; Landfills; Land Disposal Units; Hazardous Waste; Post-closure (hazardous waste)
Approximate Number of Hardcopy Pages:19
EPA Publication Number:NA
RPPC Number (if applicable): NA
Official OSW Policy:Yes

 

 
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