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RCRA Online Number:12738
Organization of Recipient:NA
Description: Burning on-specification used oil (UO) is not regulated, but the on-site burner must notify as a marketer if the first claim meets the specification. They must be able to demonstrate the UO meets specification. Lab analysis is a good way to demonstrate specification. Burning off-specification UO is regulated. It may only be burned in industrial devices (attachment describes lead banking and relationship between UO regulations and Clean Air Act regulations). A mixture of UO and hazardous waste (HW) is HW. Under the rebuttable presumption, at a 1000 ppm halogen concentration EPA will presume the UO has been mixed with a halogenated HW. The presumption can be rebutted by demonstrating that all halogens are inorganic.
Regulatory Citation(s) : 261.6(a)(4), 279.10(b), 279.11 EXIT disclaimer
Statutory Citation(s):NA Read US Code 42, Chapter 82 EXIT disclaimer
Topic(s):Burning; Combustion of Hazardous Waste; Hazardous Waste; Hazardous Waste Recycling; Treatment; Used Oil
Approximate Number of Hardcopy Pages:6
EPA Publication Number:NA
RPPC Number (if applicable): 9495.1986(22)
Official OSW Policy:No


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